The post holds Deputy Head status within a flat management team of three Deputy Heads led by the Prep Headmistress and is therefore an excellent platform for ultimate headship or a rewarding career move. This position offers a unique opportunity at senior management level in a highly successful girls’ school where girls experience an exceptional start to their school careers.
The post holder will be central to building a nurturing, creative environment in which girls achieve both their academic and personal potential. Our aim is for girls to develop a love of learning and to enable them to embrace challenges. Fun is therefore an essential ingredient in the education we provide.
Our Prep School has been described as a ‘village within the village’ and is located in the heart of Bramley in an attractive mix of listed and more modern buildings. The School has two-form entry from 4 to 11 years. Girls and staff have the advantage of excellent facilities, both within the Prep School and on the Senior School site, which include a swimming pool, theatre, chapel and extensive playing fields. The pupils are taught by specialist teachers in PE, ICT, music and ballet from Reception. The staff throughout the School form a highly skilled, professional and collaborative body who put the needs of the girls at the forefront at all times.
St. Catherine’s Bramley enjoys a reputation for its excellence as a teaching environment in which great teachers are supported, encouraged and developed.
Closing date: Noon, Wednesday 10 March 2021
St Catherine’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and an enhanced DBS and barred list check. The School is an equal opportunities employer.
St Catherine's School
- Mainstream school with independent funding
- All-through School
- Girls school with students of age 4 - 18 years
St Catherine's School, Bramley, an independent boarding and day school for girls aged 4 -18. Founded in 1885, the school enjoys over a century of tradition and prides itself on its own very special blend of academic excellence and pastoral care.