Head of 6th Form, Barnet

Closing date:Expiring soon

St Mary's and St John's CE SchoolBarnet

Date posted:
Start date: 1st September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

St Mary’s and St John’s CE School is seeking to appoint a highly talented and successful leader as Head of 6th Form at our all through school. This role represents a unique opportunity to lead a 6th Form in an all through setting at a critical time of its journey as we continue to grow SMSJ into a beacon for mainstream education.

The Role

This position provides the unique opportunity to engage in leadership of the highest level in an all through school. We are seeking an inspirational leader who will promote excellence, inclusion and high expectations.
We know that the quality of a school cannot outstrip the quality of its staff and so we place a primacy on staff growth and development. This post provides the opportunity for an ambitious leader to receive the very best coaching, training and experience in their leadership journey. As a Church of England Foundation, supported by the London Diocesan Board for Schools, we are uniquely placed to develop and guide the new Head of 6th Form in this next critical step of their career.

The Person

Personal ambition and a desire for furthering the life chances of young people are key attributes required within our new Head of 6th Form. Previous leadership experience, whilst expected, is not as important as talent and application.
Our staff are looking for a leader who is a gifted teacher, with excellent interpersonal skills and the capacity for, pastoral and whole-school operational leadership.

Our School

St Mary’s and St John’s CE school is an all-through school in Hendon, North London, successfully providing high quality education and academic achievement for children and young people from Nursery to Sixth Form. We are proud to be a diverse, multi-faith, harmonious school, with a distinctive Christian ethos, resolute in the belief that "With God, all things are possible". In a changing world our values; Wisdom, Service and Hope, define us, strengthen relationships with our parents and children, and provide guiding principles that enable us to deliver academic excellence and promote self-discipline and resilience.

We very much welcome visits to the school.

Please contact Mrs Casey, PA to the Principal, to arrange a visit. Email: vcasey1.302@smsj.london
Phone: 020 8202 0026

Application forms can be downloaded from the school’s website: http://www.smsj.barnet.sch.uk

Applications and supporting statements to be sent to: recruitment@smsj.london or via post.

Closing Date for applications: 12.00pm Tuesday 23th April 2019

Interviews: are scheduled to take place on: Week beginning 29th April 2019

We reserve the right to close the application process early if suitable candidates apply.

The school and governing body are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Each successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check along with other relevant employment checks.

More about St Mary's and St John's CE School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 9 - 12 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Years 5 to 8, Bennett House, Sunningfields Road, Hendon, London, NW4 4QR, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 8202 0026
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