Assistant Head of Junior School, Croydon

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Croydon High SchoolCroydon

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive salary and pay progression
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

The Assistant Head of Junior School will support the Head and Deputy Head in the running and promotion of the Junior School. He/she will be expected to work towards the successful implementation of the strategic plan and will report to the Deputy Head of Junior School. 

This is an exciting time to join the Junior Leadership Team. With growing pupil numbers and the support of a positive and committed staff team, the role provides a perfect opportunity to shape the future of the Junior School.

As a class teacher, the Assistant Head will have the opportunity to lead by example in the staffroom, setting the very highest standards for staff and girls.

Why Croydon High School:

Croydon High School in leafy Selsdon, is an exceptional independent school for girls. As part of the Girls’ Day School Trust we are at the forefront of education for girls and are a strong voice in promoting opportunities for young women.

Benefits and how to apply: 

We offer an attractive benefits package, including: 

· Competitive salaries and pay progression

· Access to extensive professional development opportunities

· Training grants for qualifications

· Generous pension schemes

· Free life assurance benefit

· A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools

· Childcare vouchers, interest free loans for training, computer purchase loans and travel season ticket loans

· A Cycle to Work scheme

· Competitive terms and conditions of employment

Further details and an application pack can be downloaded from our website by clicking the apply button. 

Alternatively, please contact Amanda Phillips, HR and Compliance Officer, for further information:


T: 020 8260 7500

The closing date for applications is Monday 19 February 2018.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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More about Croydon High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Old Farleigh Road, Selsdon, Croydon, Surrey, CR2 8YB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8260 7500
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An independent day school for girls aged 3-18.

Croydon High is a leading girls' school set in beautiful grounds in the leafy suburb of Selsdon. We believe in education in the broadest sense and aim to provide talented young women with a stimulating le...