Chair of Governors, Bristol, City of

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Badminton SchoolBristol, City of

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term

Required from July 2020  (as Chair incumbent from September 2019) 

Badminton School seeks to appoint an exceptional individual as our next Chair of Governors from July 2020. We are looking for someone who has senior professional and leadership experience, either within the private or public sectors and, ideally, understanding and experience of governance.

They must be able to support the founding vision and ethos of the School; working with both governors and the School to contribute to the on-going success of our thriving day and boarding school, which has remained at the forefront of girls’ education for 160 years.

For further information about the School and full details of the position and how to apply, please go to the ‘Our Community’ section of our website: 

Completed applications, as specified within the Recruitment Pack, should be should be emailed to the Director of Finance & Operations and Clerk to Governors, Emma Sandberg on

The closing date for applications is 9.00am on Monday 1 July 2019 

Interviews will be held in either the week commencing 12 or 19 August 2019

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful applicant will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check

More about Badminton School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Westbury Road, Westbury-on-trym, Bristol, BS9 3BA, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 117 905 5200
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Badminton School is a thriving independent day and boarding school for girls aged 3-18, which has remained at the forefront of girls’ education for well over 150 years. Set within a campus of beautiful buildings and pleasant gardens in the city...