Deputy Head (Head of Pre-Prep), Kensington and Chelsea

Closing date:Expiring soon

Kensington Wade SchoolKensington and Chelsea

Date posted:
Start date: September 2020, or earlier
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: A competitive salary, above the national teachers’ scale for Inner London. Opportunity for extra responsibility depending upon relevant experience.
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Due to the rapid expansion of the school, we are seeking to appoint a highly motivated leader of the Pre-Prep.  You will be responsible for the day-to-day management of the Pre-Prep (Nursery to Year 2) including the responsibility of the pastoral, discipline, academic and administrative matters and work with the Head, two other Deputy Heads and the Admissions and Marketing Manager to run the school.  Initially, you will be required to teach 40% of the timetable but this will reduce over the following 2 years as the Pre-Prep grows from 4 classes to 8.

Applications are invited from candidates with excellent communication and organisational skills who have significant experience of the Early Years Foundation Stage and Key Stage 1 together with a track record of leadership.

For more information please see links to the following documents below:
Information Pack
Job Description
Person Specification

(Further details of the post and an application form are available on the school’s website or by contacting the school office on telephone number 020 3096 2888).


Closing date 12 noon Thursday 23rd January 2020.  

Interviews held w/c 27th January 2020.

Kensington Wade 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 expected to undergo an enhanced DBS disclosure check including a Barred List check.

More about Kensington Wade School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Dual Language English-Chinese School, 205 Warwick Road, Kensington, London, W14 8PU, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 3096 2888