Headteacher, Grantham, Lincolnshire

Closing date:Expiring soon

Kesteven and Grantham Girls' SchoolGrantham, Lincolnshire

Date posted:
Start date: 1st September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L24 – L39 (£70,370 - £101,574)
Contract term: Permanent

Kesteven and Grantham Girls' School



The Governors of Kesteven and Grantham Girls’ School are seeking to appoint a Headteacher to lead their outstanding school.  The post, which arises owing to the retirement of the current Headteacher, is available from 1st September 2019.

The candidate appointed will be an experienced and successful practitioner with a proven record of leadership and achievement, who will be able to maintain and further develop the excellent reputation that the school already enjoys.  A strong commitment to the ethos of this girls’ selective school is essential.

Kesteven and Grantham Girls’ School is a highly successful and oversubscribed girls’ grammar school of 1200 students aged 11-18 with a strong reputation in the local community.  An academy since 2012, the school has developed a reputation nationally for delivering outstanding attainment and progress for its students.   Having been featured in The Parliamentary Review 2016, the school is regularly named as one of the most successful schools in the East Midlands region (Sunday Times).

The successful candidate will also fulfil the role of the school’s Accounting Officer.

The school is Group 7 and so the salary will be in the range L24 – L39 (£70,370 - £101,574), according to the experience of the successful candidate.

Closing date for applications:  12 noon, Monday 25th February 2019

                                            Interviews on 11th & 12th March 2019

For an application pack, please contact 

Mrs Alison Evershed, Clerk to Governors

KGGS, Sandon Road, Grantham, Lincolnshire NG31 9AU

Telephone:  01476 563017 Ext 156

E-mail: staffaevershed@kggs.org

Website:  www.kggs.org

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Consequently, an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check (DBS) will be required.

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More about Kesteven and Grantham Girls' School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Sandon Road, Grantham, Lincolnshire, NG31 9AU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1476 563 017
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Kesteven and Grantham Girls' School is a grammar school with sixth form in Lincolnshire. The school has held academy status since 2012. There are 1200 girls on the school roll, of which 320 are studying in the sixth form. The school was founded in 19...