Bursar, Hemel Hempstead

Closing date:

Westbrook Hay SchoolHemel Hempstead

Date posted:
Start date: January 2018 (negotiable)
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £60,000
Contract term: Permanent


London Road, Hemel Hempstead, HP1 2RF


Westbrook Hay is a thriving co-educational independent Prep school with 330 pupils from 3 -13 years who enjoy a broad curriculum, achieve excellent results and have the all-important confidence to succeed.

Located between Berkhamsted and Hemel Hempstead in Hertfordshire the school’s beautiful rural location boasts 26 acres of parkland overlooking the Bourne valley, an environment within which children explore and enjoy all that childhood has to offer.

The Governors wish to appoint a full-time Bursar, preferably to take up position in January 2018, although there is some flexibility on this for the right candidate.

As a member of the Senior Leadership Team, the Bursar will work alongside the Board of Governors and the Head on the overall strategic direction of the School. He/she will be responsible for all support staff, managing the School’s estate and facilities, finance and HR functions and ensuring regulatory compliance. 

Remuneration will be circa £60,000 per annum, commensurate with experience and qualifications.

How to apply 

Please refer to our website www.westbrookhay.co.uk for the full application pack, including detailed job description and person specification.

Please return the completed application form to Miss Sarah Whitehead (PA to the Head) at sarah_whitehead@westbrookhay.co.uk or post to Sarah at the above address. Candidates are asked not to send CVs. 

Closing date for receipt of applications: Thursday 21st September 2017

First interviews week commencing 25th September.  Second interviews week commencing 9th October 

Westbrook Hay Prep School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be asked to apply for enhanced DBS disclosure. Westbrook Hay Prep School is an equal opportunities employer. The School is a Private Limited Company Registration No. 1925994, Registered Charity No. 292537

Job location

More about Westbrook Hay School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 13 years
Address: London Road, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP1 2RF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1442 256143
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Westbrook Hay is a thriving independent Prep school which educates boys and girls from rising 3 -13 years.  The school’s beautiful rural location boasts 26 acres of parkland overlooking the Bourne valley. This unique setting offers a secur...