Deputy Head Academic, Hertfordshire

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The Haberdashers' Aske's Boys' SchoolHertfordshire

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Following the promotion of the former Deputy Head Academic to the Headship of an International School, we are seeking an inspirational school leader who will ‘nurture excellence’ in our pupils. 

This is an exciting time in the history of Haberdashers’, with a newly appointed Headmaster and Head of Prep, a new strategic plan committed to closer collaboration with the Haberdashers’ Aske’s School for Girls, and the development of the Elstree campus over the next decade. The post offers the right candidate an outstanding opportunity to have a significant impact on the future of the School.

As a member of the Senior Leadership Team, you will be expected to lead by example, demonstrating the School’s values in all that you do. 

Further areas of responsibility will be shaped in response to your skills, interests and experience; though you will be expected to have a strong interest in pedagogy and be committed to the highest standards of teaching and learning coupled with excellent administration and communication skills.

You will hold a very good honours degree of a leading university, have experience of leading and managing in a successful school environment and be willing to be fully involved in all aspects of the school's busy life. Some teaching is required, but no specific specialist subject is sought. 

Further details and an application form can be obtained from our website or by email from the Human Resources department Please apply as soon as possible.  

Closing date: 8am, Wednesday 16 October 2019.

First round interviews: Monday 4 November 2019.

Second round interviews are expected to take place w/c 11 November 2019.

Haberdashers’ Aske’s Boys’ School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Applicants for the above post must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including reference checks with previous employers, prohibition checks and a criminal record check via the Disclosure & Barring Service.

More about The Haberdashers' Aske's Boys' School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 5 - 18 years
Address: Butterfly Lane, Elstree, Hertfordshire, WD6 3AF, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 8266 1700
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The Haberdashers' Aske's Boys' School is a large independent school located in the village of Elstree, Hertfordshire. Founded in 1690, the all-through school educates around 1,200 boys aged 5-18, all of whom are day pupils. 

The School has a sel...