Pastoral Deputy Head, York

Closing date:Expiring soon

St Peter's SchoolYork

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Founded in the Year 627, and located close to York’s attractive and historic city centre, St Peter’s is one of the oldest schools in the world, educating around 1,150 boys and girls aged 3-18 across the pre-preparatory, preparatory and senior tiers of our foundation.  We are one of the leading schools in the north of England, performing at a high level academically, and across our broad and exciting co-curriculum. Our pastoral provision was judged to be Outstanding in our 2017 ISI Inspection. 

Commencing in September 2019, this is an exciting opportunity to lead the pastoral provision in the senior school (13-18) at St Peter’s. The senior school has around 580 pupils, including 120 boarders.  The post holder will be a member of the 13-18 leadership team and will have oversight over all pastoral Day and Boarding Houses.  

We are a thriving and vibrant community and the post holder must expect involvement in the full life of our school, including during evenings and at weekends. 

A competitive salary is offered which will reflect the senior nature of the post. 

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Please note that applications must be made on the School’s application form and be accompanied by a covering letter.   

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 23rd January 2019 at 10.00am.  Interviews will be held shortly afterwards.

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 applicant will be subject to checks by the Disclosure and Barring Service. The post holder will be required to take care to safeguard their own safety and that of others with whom they work and to co-operate with those designated with responsibility for health and safety.

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More about St Peter's School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 13 - 18 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Clifton, York, North Yorkshire, YO30 6AB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1904 527300
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