Assistant Headteacher, Kent

Closing date:Expiring in 2 days

Maidstone Grammar SchoolKent

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership Scale Point 12 - 16
Contract term: Permanent

Two Assistant Headteachers required for September 2019

(one as Head of Sixth Form and one responsible for teaching & learning)

Salary Range: Leadership Scale Point 12 - 16

We are looking to appoint two full time Assistant Headteachers to work with our highly effective Senior Leadership Team. One will act as Head of Sixth Form and one will have oversight of teaching and learning. 

Maidstone Grammar School is a thriving and expanding school that values its traditions and ethos but yet aspires to further develop the opportunities students experience. We are looking for two people who are strategic thinkers and problem solvers, with demonstrable interpersonal, communicative and leadership skills, as well as proven track records in teaching to a high level in their specialism. 

MGS offers a stimulating academic environment in which to work with students whose commitment to study has been highly praised by Ofsted.

Please see attached Information Pack for full job descriptions or contact the Headmaster’s PA, Mrs DA Friend, by phone or e-mail ( or download from our website    

The deadline for the receipt of applications, by letter (see letter from the Headmaster in the Information Pack) with completed MGS application form is midday on Thursday 24 January 2019.  Application by email is acceptable. Interviews will take place week commencing 4 February 2019.

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More about Maidstone Grammar School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Foundation
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Barton Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 7BT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1622 752101
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Maidstone Grammar School was founded in 1549 to teach Latin grammar to Maidstone's students. For those who wish to take it, we can still teach Latin, but it is no longer the main focus of the school. Since then, it has had many sites, and moved to th...