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Chief Operating Officer

Durham SchoolDurham, County

Durham School is seeking to appoint a Chief Operating Officer to lead its finance and operations staff.

The holder of this key post will be responsible for ensuring the successful and efficient day-to-day operation of the school’s facilities, human resources, and finances. Reporting to the Principal, the Chief Operating Officer (COO) will be a member of the Senior Leadership Team.

All applications are to be submitted on the School’s application form; available to download from this website (non-teaching version). Alternatively, please contact the Headmaster’s Personal Assistant, Mrs Susan Spence by emailing

The deadline for applications is: Noon on Friday 30 April and interviews will take place in the week commencing Tuesday 4 May.

Durham School is committed to promoting the safeguarding of children and expects all employees to share this commitment. Any job will be made subject to satisfactory checks, including an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Durham School is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications regardless of age, gender, race, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.

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