Deputy Head (Academic), Loughborough, Leicestershire

Closing date:New this week

Loughborough High SchoolLoughborough, Leicestershire

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Full-time Permanent

To commence September 2019

Loughborough High School is a high performing day school educating girls aged 11 to 18 years. The school has a proud tradition of academic excellence coupled with a strong emphasis on providing first-class pastoral care in a happy and purposeful community.  The school is seeking to appoint a Deputy Head (Academic). This is a newly created post.

The successful applicant will be a first class teacher with energy, vision and ambition, good leadership skills, and a genuine interest in academic and related issues. S/he will be keen to innovate and demonstrate a passion for developing enthusiastic learners in both the student and staff body.

Loughborough High School is part of the Loughborough Schools Foundation, a charitable foundation of four independent schools in the heart of Loughborough, educating children from 3 to 18 years. The schools enjoy a very high reputation for their academic, cultural and sporting achievements and for the quality of their pastoral care. 

The post attracts a competitive salary and an attractive benefits package which includes a generous school fee discount. 

To find out more about the school and to apply please visit or email Application forms should be accompanied by a covering letter addressed to Dr Fiona Miles.

Closing date for receipt of applications: 1pm 24 January 2019

Interviews will take place w/c 4 February 2019

Loughborough Schools Foundation are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Applicants must be willing to undergo Child Protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service.  

Loughborough Schools Foundation is a Company Limited by Guarantee No.4038033.  It is also a Registered Charity No.1081765.

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More about Loughborough High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Burton Walks, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 2DU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1509 212348
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The Loughborough Schools Foundation is a charitable foundation of 3 independent schools operating under a single board of trustees/directors.  The schools comprise of Loughborough Grammar School (1040 pupils), Loughborough High School (615 pupil...