Deputy Headteacher, Maidstone, Kent

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Maidstone Grammar School for GirlsMaidstone, Kent

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Start date: 1st September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L20-L24
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Deputy Headteacher (L20 –L24)

Required for September 2018

Following the promotion of the current post holder to Headship we are seeking an ambitious school leader, who in partnership with the leadership team will, further improve the standards of learning and achievement in the school.

The successful candidate will be quick thinking, articulate, and a creative leader.

We welcome applications from candidates who can demonstrate:

· a track record of outstanding leadership

· a strong academic portfolio

· excellent interpersonal and communication skills

· a capacity for hard work and commitment to team work

· calm, good humour and common sense

· energy, enthusiasm and a commitment to securing excellence in all that you do.

Maidstone Grammar School for Girls is a very successful selective girls’ school of around 1200 students with a mixed sixth form of approximately 320. The post offers the opportunity to work with high ability young people in a supportive and friendly environment. Staff benefits include strong support for professional development, as well as healthcare scheme. 

“Maidstone Grammar School for Girls is an outstanding school” (Ofsted)

Full details and an application pack are available from the school’s website Applicants should complete the KCC application form and email, along with covering letter, to the Headteacher’s PA. If you require any additional information please contact Ms Starns, PA to the Headteacher via email:

Closing Date:  noon on Friday, 20th April 2018 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expect all staff to share this commitment.

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More about Maidstone Grammar School for Girls
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Foundation
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Buckland Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 0SF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1622 752103
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At Maidstone Grammar School for Girls we place a very high value on creating a caring community in which everyone feels confident and valued.  This is a priority for us as we know that students flourish and succeed when they feel happy and secur...