Deputy Head Academic
Oakham School is seeking to appoint a Deputy Head Academic to start in January 2020 or sooner if possible, following the appointment of David Harrow as Head of AKS Lytham. Oakham School is a leading HMC fully co-educational boarding and day school for 10–18-year-olds offering A-levels and the IB Diploma. The School is located in the heart of safe rural England, in the historic market town of Oakham, Rutland.
The Deputy Head Academic is a key member of the Senior Leadership Team and will play a central role in the next phase of Oakham’s academic and all-round development. The post would suit a candidate with aspirations for Headship in due course.
The successful candidate will be committed to the welfare and all-round education of girls and boys in a busy boarding and day environment. A passion to see children flourish, a proven track record of driving education standards and delivering a forward-thinking education suitable for the 21st Century are all vital, together with a desire to deliver excellent pastoral care.
Further information on Oakham can be found at www.oakham.rutland.sch.uk
Closing date: 2 pm Friday 24 May
Interview dates currently scheduled for w/c/ Monday 3 June and Monday 10 June
Oakham School is an Equal Opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening prior to the post including checks with past employer and the Disclosing and Barring Service