Assistant Head - Head of Sixth Form, Derby

Closing date:

Derby High SchoolDerby

Date posted:
Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Are you engaging and forward-thinking, with a proven track record of stimulating teaching and positive leadership, and seeking an exciting new challenge?  An excellent opportunity has arisen to join the Senior School Leadership Team at Derby High School.   The post carries significant responsibility and the person appointed will lead on all pastoral and academic matters relating to the Sixth Form.   The successful candidate will have the expertise, initiative and vision to promote an academically rigorous and supportive environment for all students. We are very proud of both our academic record and the wide variety of extra-curricular activity and achievement, which is encouraged in the classroom and beyond.    If you are equally ambitious for students as for yourself, we would love to hear from you.  The school has rigorous child protection procedures in place and the person appointed will be asked to supply information confirming identity and qualifications and will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

To apply, please complete the attached application form and provide a covering letter addressed to the Headteacher.  This can be posted to us, or emailed to:

For more information about all things Derby High, visit our website: 

Telephone Number 01332 514267

Closing date for applications: Friday 23rd February 2018 at 12 noon.
Interviews: Thursday 1st and Friday 2nd March 2018.

Independent GSA School
250 boys and girls 3 - 11
320 girls 11-18

Job location

More about Derby High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Hillsway, Littleover, Derby, Derbyshire, DE23 3DT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1332 514267
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Our friendly, happy Primary School takes girls and boys aged between 3 and 11 whilst our busy, ambitious Senior School educates girls only up to age 18.Our Sixth Form welcomes both Derby High students and those who have completed their GCSE studies e...