Deputy Head Academic, Oxfordshire

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Headington SchoolOxfordshire

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Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive and dependant on experience
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No


Start date:  September 2020

Salary: Competitive and dependant on experience

Headington School is a dynamic day and boarding school located on an impressive 23-acre site close to the centre of Oxford.  Educating over 1,000 girls aged 3 to 18 and admired in the independent sector for its commitment to providing a strong academic education, the School consistently achieves excellent results across the spectrum of academic and co-curricular pursuits.

The Headmistress, Mrs Caroline Jordan, now seeks an exceptional leader to join Headington as Deputy Head Academic. Reporting directly to Mrs Jordan, the appointee will, have overall responsibility for the leadership and development of learning and teaching and for monitoring pupils’ academic progress.  

If you are interested in applying for this position please refer to our website:  for a job specification and application form.

Closing date – Monday 11th November 2019

Headington School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Applicants must be able to provide evidence of having the right to live and work in the UK and must undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and DBS and barred lists checks. The School expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Headington School is an equal opportunities employer. 

More about Headington School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Headington Road, Headington, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX3 7TD, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1865 759 100
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Located in the city of Oxford, Headington School is an independent school for girls. Established in 1915, the school was founded upon traditional Christian principles. Headington School is split across two sites, with one serving the upper school for...