Deputy Head (Academic) - Preparatory School, Elstree, Hertfordshire

Closing date:New this week

The Haberdashers' Aske's Boys' SchoolElstree, Hertfordshire

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

Following the promotion of the current post holder to the headship of a leading preparatory school, we are seeking an inspirational, strategic and impactful school leader, with an excellent understanding of the primary sector. A track record of leading outstanding teaching and learning in a high achieving environment and of implementing whole school initiatives is also important.

A leader and role model for pupils and colleagues alike, you will deliver a world-class prep education for our bright boys, ensuring that: our teachers’ practice and their development and self-reflection is exceptional, the boys are challenged and excited by an educational provision consistent with emerging needs, and their progress is outstanding.

This post leads all daily aspects of teaching and learning in the Prep School, and more broadly shares with the Deputy Head (Pastoral) and the Senior Teacher, the management of the School’s operations. As a member of a collegial leadership team (PLT) the Deputy Head (Academic) also shares the strategic leadership and development of the School and will regularly deputise for the Head.

The post would suit an ambitious candidate aspiring for a future headship.

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.

The closing date for applications: Monday 28th January 2019 at noon. First round interviews: w/c Monday 4th February 2019.

The Haberdashers’ Aske’s Boys’ Preparatory School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service enhanced check.

Registered Charity No: 313996

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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
Telephone: +44 20 8266 1700
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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 1,000 boys aged 4-18, all of whom are day pupils. 

The school has a selecti...