Head, Hillingdon

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Northwood CollegeHillingdon

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Northwood College for Girls is an ambitious independent day school committed to supporting girls to create exceptional futures. Formed from the merger between Northwood College and Heathfield School for Girls in 2014, the school’s aims and ethos are built upon the excellent academic and pastoral traditions of both schools. As part of The Girls’ Day School Trust (GDST), the UK’s leading group of independent girls’ schools, Northwood College for Girls now offers an unrivalled educational opportunity for 840 girls, aged 3 – 18.

Situated in North West London, girls at Northwood are drawn from a wide and diverse catchment area which spans a number of North London boroughs, Buckinghamshire and Middlesex.

The GDST Council invites applications for the role of Head from September 2018. The post offers a tremendous opportunity for a visionary and collaborative leader to drive the school forward through the next exciting stage of its development.

Further information on Northwood College for Girls, GDST can be found at www.northwoodcollege.gdst.net  

A candidate brief can be downloaded from www.odgers.com/65298  

Covering letters, CVs and application forms should be submitted by Friday 9 February 2018.

Northwood College for Girls and The GDST (charity no. 306983) are 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 DBS.

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More about Northwood College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Maxwell Road, Northwood, Middlesex, HA6 2YE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1923 825446
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"Northwood College is EXCELLENT in every category" - ISI inspection report, March 2012. Northwood College is an independent day school for girls, which was founded in 1878 in Central London.  By 1892 it had moved to its present site on Maxw...