Deputy Head (Academic)

Stonar SchoolWiltshire

Deputy Head (Academic)

September 2021


Stonar is one of the UK’s leading independent, non-selective boarding schools for pupils aged 3 to 18 and we pride ourselves on our ability to nurture the learning needs of every individual in a respectful, supportive and globally-minded community. Pupils regularly achieve outstanding results which are beyond expectations both academically and personally.  All teaching staff are expected to proactively support the pastoral aims of our busy school.  The school has recently become co-educational and boys are now fully integrated into all year groups.  Stonar is situated in over 80 acres of beautiful Wiltshire countryside, yet only a 20 minute drive from the World Heritage City of Bath and within easy reach of the M4 corridor.

Stonar is looking for a suitably qualified and experienced teacher, who is willing to undertake additional training if necessary, to take on the role of Deputy Head (Academic).  The Deputy Head (Academic) will serve on the Senior School Management Team. Ten weeks holiday are guaranteed, during the school holidays, to be taken by arrangement with the Head. Flexibility in working hours will be necessary; the Deputy Head (Academic) will contribute to the out of hours cover as required on a rota basis, in and out of term time.

The Deputy Head (Academic) will work under the direction of the Head, to maintain and further develop an exceptional academic programme in an environment where pupils are always the primary focus.  The Deputy Head (Academic) will promote an environment where pupils thrive and flourish in surroundings that encourage them to bring out the best of their individuality, whilst maintaining high standards in all aspects of teaching and academic outcomes.

Stonar is part of the Globeducate group of schools, an expanding global family with schools in Europe and India.  

Only applications using the School’s application form will be considered.

For a full job description and application form, please visit our website

Completed application forms together with a covering letter should be sent to:-

Mrs Rebecca Mehsen, HR Manager

Tel: 01225 701793


Closing date for applications:  9am Friday 15th January 2021

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Stonar is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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