Head of Sixth Form

Godolphin SchoolWiltshire

Based in Salisbury Wiltshire, Godolphin has been educating girls for almost three centuries and is proud of its heritage. The legacy of this long history is the wealth of wisdom, experience and traditional values which underpin and inform the school as it operates today, very much in the 21st Century. Godolphin School exists to educate young women in an environment of excellence in academic endeavor, sport, the arts and personal development, celebrating diversity of community and thought, and respect for all.


We currently have the following vacancy:

Head of Sixth Form

Full Time - Permanent

Godolphin Teacher Scale Points 6 – 9: £36,000 to £41,369

Plus 35 – 48 Responsibility Points: £8,750 to £12,000


We are seeking to appoint an outstanding and dynamic individual to join our thriving community.  The Head of Sixth Form is the “figurehead” for the Sixth Form, the most prestigious year groups in the School.  The Head of Sixth Form sets the tone for these year groups and oversees the pastoral and academic wellbeing of the Sixth Form.   This is a fantastic opportunity for a well-qualified individual with an exceptional reputation and proven experience. The successful candidate will be expected to teach a 50% timetable.   The Head of Sixth Form is responsible for overseeing the day to day running of the Sixth Form Centre with support from the House staff and Sixth Form Centre Tutors as well as promoting the Sixth Form at Godolphin.  In doing so the Head of Sixth Form ensures that there is an excellent work ethic which will enable the students to achieve their full potential The Head of Sixth Form will be a member of the Senior Management Team reporting directly to the Head and contributing to the strategic direction of the school, helping to shape its future.


Closing date for applications: 03 March, 2021

This job advert will close as soon as sufficient applications have been received.

Interviews will take place week commencing: 08 March, 2021

Start Date: September 2021


Please visit our website Vacancies page for full details, including Job Description and Person Specification: https://www.godolphin.org/community/vacancies


Please note we DO NOT accept application by CV.

For an informal discussion or to arrange a visit,  please contact a member of our HR Team on 01722 430536.

Godolphin School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young adults and expects all staff to share this commitment.  An enhanced DBS and Barred Lists check (Adult and Children’s Workforce) plus registration with the DBS Update service will be required.  Staff are prohibited from promoting extremist/radical religious or one-sided political views whilst working at  Godolphin and /or whilst participating in activities associated with their employment within Godolphin.

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