Headteacher, Coventry

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Bablake SchoolCoventry

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Bablake has been providing an inspiring and challenging education for life since 1344. Educating 755 boys and girls aged 11 to 18 in the city of Coventry, with a high performing tied Junior and Pre-Prep School, it champions high expectations, rich opportunity and a mutually supportive community, preparing its young people for success and happiness in a rapidly changing world. 

The Coventry School Foundation now seeks an exceptional Head to lead Bablake in succession to John Watson who has been appointed Head of Leicester Grammar School and CEO of the Leicester Grammar School Trust. The successful candidate will bring the educational ambition, energy, strategic vision and commercial drive to build on Bablake’s considerable strengths and take the School to the next level. 

The successful candidate will be an energetic and innovative leader, with first-class strategic skills, strong intellectual abilities and a substantial track record of senior leadership developed either as a Head or a Deputy Head. The appointee will inspire a high calibre and committed senior leadership team and engage the entire community in the continued pursuit of excellence, working collaboratively with the other schools in the Coventry School Foundation. A strong commitment to Bablake’s ethos of providing challenging, creative and life-changing education is essential.

To download the appointment details for this role, including information on how to apply, please visit https://candidates.perrettlaver.com/vacancies, quoting reference 3843. The deadline for applications is 0830hrs (GMT) on Thursday 15th November 2018.

Bablake and The Coventry School Foundation are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful candidate must be willing to undergo an enhanced disclosure through the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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More about Bablake School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Coundon Road, Bablake, Coventry, West Midlands, CV1 4AU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 24 76271200
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