Head of Pastoral Care, Birmingham

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Norfolk House SchoolBirmingham

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Start date: April or September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

We are delighted to seek to recruit a new member of the Senior Management Team at Norfolk House School in Edgbaston.

Norfolk House School is a happy, vibrant and thriving co-educational prep school which prides itself on the family atmosphere and nurturing ethos.  Every child is encouraged to strive for their very best through our diverse curriculum, including a wide range of extra-curricular activities, designed to stimulate a life-long love of learning.

We are looking for an inspirational and enthusiastic member of the Senior Leadership Team with a passion for excellence to join our successful, happy and caring school.  The successful candidate will have experience of  the management and development of pastoral care and will have the ability to work as part of a team.  

Candidates must have taught in either KS1 or KS2 and may also have some experience of the KS3 curriculum.  Experience in pastoral care, together with strong communication skills, is essential. They will be highly organised and have the ability to plan strategically.  They should have a strong presence and good sense of humour to gain the confidence of pupils, parents and staff.

The delightful children, supportive parents and professional, talented and nurturing staff all combine to make Norfolk House School a wonderful place to work.  Staff appointed to Norfolk House join a dynamic and forward thinking school, steeped in tradition but with a keen eye on the future. 

This is an exciting time for someone to join us in this role as we continue to excel in the core subjects whilst looking to expand the PE, Games and Arts provision across the school.  There may be the opportunity for the right candidate to progress to the post of Deputy Head in the future.

Closing Date: Noon on Friday, 18th January 2019

Please download a job description and application form and discover the benefits of working at Norfolk House School. Applications to be emailed to the Headmistress' PA, Karen Lelli : info@norfolkhouseschool.co.uk

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced disclosure from the DBS.

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More about Norfolk House School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: 4 Norfolk Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, West Midlands, B15 3PS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 121 4547021
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Norfolk House School is a mixed, independent primary school for children aged 3-11, occupying a large period house in Edgbaston, Birmingham.   The history of Norfolk House School dates back more than 70 years. Originally called Garry House ...