Deputy Head Academic, London

Closing date:Expiring soon

Glendower Preparatory SchoolLondon

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent

Glendower Preparatory School is a leading London independent day school for girls aged 4 – 11. A thriving, happy and successful school, Glendower is renowned for both its high academic achievement and for educating girls to be resilient, confident adults, fully aware of their responsibilities to the wider community.

The Governors and the Head, Mrs Nina Kingsmill Moore, are seeking to appoint an exceptional, forward-looking Deputy Head Academic who, together with the Deputy Head Pastoral, Mrs Sharon Maher, will build upon Glendower’s longstanding reputation as a centre of excellence, where children flourish within a secure and nurturing environment.

The Governors and Head will be looking for an inspiring, team-oriented leader with outstanding organisational skills who will work alongside all members of the expanded senior management team and embrace the special ethos of Glendower. The successful candidate will be passionate about innovative teaching and learning and particularly committed to ensuring a broad and enriched curriculum where curiosity is fostered and stimulated, and each and every girl is given the opportunity to shine.

To arrange a confidential discussion about the role, please contact:
Kate Howe on 07956 557347 / 
Jenny Funnell on 07941 221172 /
Diana Watkins on 07831 660604 /

Further information can be downloaded from

Closing date: 10.00am on Wednesday 20th November 2019
Preliminary interviews: Wednesday 27th or Thursday 28th November 2019
Longlist interviews: Thursday 5th December 2019
Shortlist interviews: Tuesday 10th December 2019

Glendower is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to enhanced DBS and other checks in line with safer recruitment best practice. Glendower is an equal opportunities employer.

More about Glendower Preparatory School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: 87 Queen's Gate, London, SW7 5JX, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 73701927

A Brief History of Glendower Prep School 

The school was started in 1895 by Miss Lloyd and Miss Cornwall at 103A Fulham Road. At that point the school, known as the Cornwall and Lloyd School, shared premises with Dunn and Co the hatters and The S...