DEPUTY HEAD (Lower School)
Required for September 2018
An excellent opportunity for a dynamic, ambitious teacher to take on a key role in this leading independent day school from September 2018.
The Deputy Head (Lower School) is responsible to the Head of the Junior School for the smooth running of the Lower School (Years 3 to 6) and the girls’ pastoral care. As a member of the Junior Team, he/she will also contribute to the development of the Junior School’s strategy and policies. The person appointed will have highly developed leadership and organisational skills and the potential to progress to Headship at a later stage.
The ideal candidate will be able to teach across the Key Stage 2 curriculum and lead a subject area. Applications should state the specialisms offered.
Founded by Frances Mary Buss in 1850, the North London Collegiate School is one of the country’s highest achieving girls’ independent day schools. A key objective of the Junior School (Reception to Year 6) is to prepare its pupils for a smooth transition to the Senior School. NLCS occupies a superb 30 acre site in Canons Park, North West London on which the Junior School occupies a dedicated building and facilities while also benefitting from the whole school’s impressive grounds, sports facilities and dining room.
North London Collegiate School has its own salary scale, with the role being paid according to experience and qualifications.
Applicants are required to submit a covering letter and complete an application form which is available, along with job details, on our website www.nlcs.org.uk or alternatively you can request an application form and further details from the Deputy Heads’ PA: firstname.lastname@example.org
The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be asked to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service for an Enhanced Disclosure.
Closing date for applications: Thursday 1st February, 4pm