Appointment of a Head, surrey

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Frensham Heights Schoolsurrey

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

 Appointment of a Head

Frensham Heights is a highly distinctive day and boarding school in Surrey welcoming students aged 3 to 18, and offering a well-rounded education that is creative and cultural, as well as academic. Progressive and liberal in approach, Frensham is a student-centred environment where all young people acquire the values of respect, tolerance, enquiry, creativity, independence and resilience. Frensham aims to give all students the tools to succeed in their education, helping them to extend their abilities and exceed their own expectations.

The School now seeks a new Head for January 2019, following Andrew Fisher’s appointment to Fish & Nankevill (Melbourne) after 14 years of outstanding leadership. Working within a progressive and ambitious school community, the appointee will lead Frensham Heights into an exciting new chapter in its development, building on a strong platform of academic, pastoral and co-curricular success.

The successful candidate will share the community’s vision of liberal education, ensuring that Frensham’s reputation for ethos-led learning, holistic education, mutual respect and artistic expression is further strengthened. He or she will be a charismatic leader able to develop and clearly articulate the strategic vision, with strong intellectual abilities and a proven track record of senior leadership experience. The appointee will inspire a high calibre and committed senior leadership team and engage the entire community in the pursuit of excellence in and out of the classroom.

To download the appointment details for this role, including information on how to apply, please visit quoting reference 3612. The deadline for applications is 1200hrs BST on Monday 4th June 2018.

Frensham Heights is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful candidate must be willing to undergo an enhanced disclosure through the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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More about Frensham Heights School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Frensham Heights Road, Rowledge, Farnham, Surrey, GU10 4EA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1252 792561