Deputy Head, Jersey

Closing date:Expiring soon

St Michael's SchoolJersey

Date posted:
Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: commensurate with experience and qualifications
Contract term: Permanent

Following the retirement of the current post-holder, we are recruiting a Deputy Head who will provide leadership in the day-to-day running of what is an extremely busy IAPS prep school.

The successful candidate will provide leadership in the development and management of all operational and disciplinary matters in the School. With the Assistant Head (Academic) and Assistant Head (Pastoral), ensure coverage of all leadership and management duties within the School in support of the Headmaster.

The Deputy Head is a key member of the Senior Leadership Team. Candidates should be experienced at working with prep school aged children and have the ability to establish excellent relationships with pupils, parents and colleagues. They should promote high standards and lead by example, be committed to continuous improvement and have the ability to build upon the excellence of what has already been established.

Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Visits to St Michael’s School, prior to application, are encouraged.

For further information and for an Application Pack, please see the school website

For any enquiries, please contact the Headmaster’s PA, Mrs Tracey Richardson, on 01534 856904 or at

Applications will only be accepted on the school’s Application Form.

Closing date for applications is Friday 25 October 2019 at 12.00

Interviews will take place on Thursday 21st and Friday 22nd of November 2019

St Michael’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

More about St Michael's School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Age Range: 3 - 14 years
Address: La Rue Due La Hougette, Five Oaks, St Saviour, JE2 7UG, Jersey. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1534 856904
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