Academic Director, Oxfordshire

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d’Overbroeck’sOxfordshire

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Start date: April 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Role overview

Working closely with the Principal, Senior Vice Principal and Vice Principals, the Academic Director will hold a high-level of whole school responsibilities.

As a member of the school's senior leadership team, the  Academic Director will be expected to be involved in, and to make a pro-active contribution to, all aspects of the life of the school and its leadership and strategic development.

By leading with a focus on development, innovation and performance, the successful candidate will be responsible for the smooth and successful running of the administrative systems that underpin the academic side of life in a busy and successful co-education independent school.


d’Overbroeck’s is a thriving, forward- looking and highly successful co-educational independent school in Oxford. We have a robustly distinctive ethos, an outstanding staff team, and a strong reputation for the quality of its educational and pastoral provision. The school has seen enormous growth in recent years, both in pupil numbers, and the service that we are able to provide to both our students and staff. This growth has brought substantially more physical space and enable the school to take its facilities and its educational provision to a whole new level in a host of areas including the sciences, art, music and drama, as well as its library, social and dining provision. It also creates the opportunity for a new role of Academic Director at the school. The successful applicant will, therefore, join the school at an enormously exciting point in the school’s development.


Working closely with the Principal, Senior Vice Principal and Vice Principals, the Academic Director will hold a high-level of whole school responsibilities. As a member of the school's senior leadership team, they will be expected to be involved in, and to make a pro-active contribution to, all aspects of the life of the school.


Applications

Applicants should complete the form entitled Application for a Teaching Post.

The Application Form, full Curriculum Vitae and a covering letter should be emailed to HR@doverbroecks.com and a signed copy sent to:

Helena Barron
d'Overbroeck's
333 Banbury Road
Oxford
OX2 7PL 

Applications will be processed on receipt. Please apply as soon as possible, but no later than 16 October 2019

Short-listed applicants will be notified of the interview arrangements as soon as possible after short-listing.



More about d’Overbroeck’s
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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Independent Sixth Form, The Swan Building, 333 Banbury Road, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX2 7PL, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1865 688600
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THE SCHOOL

Founded in 1977, d'Overbroeck's is a co-educational independent school for students from age 11 through to the Sixth Form. The school is based in central and north Oxford. Current student numbers stand at around 485.

d’Overbroeck’s consis...