Head, Kensington and Chelsea

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The Hampshire School, ChelseaKensington and Chelsea

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

An outstanding leader with vision and drive is sought for The Hampshire School, a successful London preparatory school located in the heart of Chelsea.

The school has an excellent reputation as a non-selective coeducational day school and is a popular choice for local and international families alike. In recent years, the school has been growing and there are currently just under 300 pupils. Founded in 1944, it has an established reputation for its warm family atmosphere, high academic achievements, outstanding pastoral care, art, drama, music and sport, and as a school where every child is nurtured and challenged. Having joined GEMS Education in 2004, the school benefits from the investment, security and expertise offered by a leading global group.

The successful candidate will have excellent strategic and communication skills, a ‘people-person’ with a gift for inspiring others. The new Head will be an ambassador for the school and work with the GEMS team to secure strategic growth. The new Head will build on the school's many strengths, ensuring teaching and learning is of the highest quality and each pupil fulfils their potential.

There is a highly competitive remuneration package, including the possibility of housing support.

For a confidential conversation or to arrange a school visit, please contact:

Kate Howe | katehowe@rsacademics.co.uk  | 07956 557347

Aaron Ashton | aaronashton@rsacademics.co.uk  | 07584 564944

Further details about this role and an application form can be found at www.rsacademics.co.uk where the role is listed under current vacancies.

Deadline for applications: 10.00am on Monday 26th February 2018. Early applications are advised as they will be reviewed immediately.

Interviews are to be held on 1st and 2nd March 2018.

The Hampshire School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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More about The Hampshire School, Chelsea
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 13 years
Address: The Main School, 15 Manresa Road, Chelsea, London, SW3 6NB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 207 352 7077
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The Hampshire School is situated in Chelsea, south-west London. It is a mixed, non-denominational independent day school for children aged 3-13. Thanks to its location, The Hampshire School is well positioned for cultural and academic days out, and i...