Principal, Shropshire

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Concord CollegeShropshire

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Start date: 1 September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive remuneration package
Contract term: Permanent

The Board of Trustees of Concord College invites applications for the post of Principal at this outstanding independent international co-educational boarding school, located in the heart of the Shropshire countryside.

This post presents an opportunity for a strong and creative leader of high intellectual calibre to further develop a vision for the college to build on its current success.  The college enjoys a reputation for excellent academic results and there is a strong focus on the personal development of every student.  Compassion, empathy, mutual respect, decency, kindness and trust are qualities which are embedded in the college’s ethos, all of which contribute to its strong sense of community.

Concord College is renowned in many countries across the world with over 48 different nationalities represented by its 598 students, who are aged between 13 and 19.  The students enjoy outstanding facilities on its 73 acre campus.

Please apply online at: Further information on the college can be found at Alternatively, please contact the Clerk to the Trustees at

Closing date for applications:  noon 20 February 2019

Concord College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Child protection screening is undertaken which includes checks with previous employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.  

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More about Concord College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 12 - 19 years
Address: Acton Burnell Hall, Acton Burnell, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY5 7PF, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1694 731631
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Concord is a unique and exciting educational community. 

We set very high academic standards and students come to the college wanting to do their best. As an international college our students come from all over the world. They value learning, re...