Assistant Head (Academic)
An inspiring, creative, innovative and versatile professional is required to lead the academic life of this successful and thriving Junior School. In some schools this post would be titled Director of Studies. The post-holder will develop new initiatives as well as build on programmes already in place. Candidates will have a genuine and passionate interest in the academic development of all pupils, strong interpersonal skills and the ability to lead teaching and learning with energy and drive. Beyond these core responsibilities, the Assistant Principal’s portfolio will include some key operational duties which are shared across the Senior Team. A 50% teaching timetable of any subject taught at Highgate is envisaged. Applications from colleagues in the state and independent sectors are welcome.
The Junior School
- excellent North London location
- popular and over-subscribed
- 390 pupils (rising to 440)
- State-of-the-art Junior School building opened in September 2016
A competitive salary commensurate with the post’s significant responsibility will be paid.