Headteacher, HA8 0QS

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Menorah Grammar SchoolHA8 0QS

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Start date: January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 - Potential enhancement for an exceptional candidate
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No


January 2018

£60,000 - £75,000 - Potential enhancement for an exceptional candidate

Menorah Grammar School (MGS) is an Independent Secondary School for boys serving the Orthodox Jewish Community of North West London. The governors of Menorah Grammar School are looking to appoint a passionate leader capable of building on the excellence already in place. Menorah Grammar School is a two-form intake school serving the Orthodox Jewish community in North-West London. It is a boys only school and together with the pupils parents and local community, they are very proud of the school and the strong reputation that they have built in the community. 

The governing body is excited at the prospect of working with a new Head Teacher who will bring a fresh perspective and new ideas to what is a unique and well-established successful school. There are ambitions to expand the school over the next few years to be a three-form entry intake and the new Head Teacher will be a key member of the strategic team to bring this vision to fruition. 

The school works closely with parents and the local community to enable our pupils to have the best possible preparation for their lives ahead, and for the right candidate, this will be a very fulfilling role.

Self-motivated and reflective, the ideal candidate will demonstrate exceptional leadership skills, a vision, ambition, strategic and interpersonal skills, underpinned by a track record of raising standards. 

The successful applicant will be responsible for management of the budget and staff and will benefit from the support and challenge of the Board of Governors.    

This is an incredible opportunity for the right leader to make their mark in a supportive, creative and successful environment. Visits to the school are welcomed and the Chair of Governors, Allan Becker would be delighted to discuss the role in further detail and answer any questions that you may have.

Please contact Syvonne Wilson on 01223 907 979(Office), 07500 889 504(Mobile) or swilson@academicis.co.uk for a confidential conversation or to arrange a school visit.

All completed applications to be sent to Syvonne Wilson email: swilson@academicis.co.uk 

by 12:00 noon on Monday 19th November 2018. 

Shortlisting: Wednesday 21st November 2018

Interview: Monday 26th and Tuesday 27th November 2018

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More about Menorah Grammar School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: 2-8 Abbots Road, Edgware, Middlesex, HA8 0QS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8906 9756