The Principal and Head of Stamford High School are seeking to appoint a Deputy Head (Pastoral) of Stamford High School on the retirement of the current post holder following many years of distinguished service.
This is a unique opportunity to be part of an enthusiastic and dynamic Senior Leadership Team which leads the High School and, for the right candidate, offering the opportunity to lead and manage aspects of School life across all three of the Stamford Endowed Schools; the present post holder plays a key role in the cross-school Wellbeing Group.
The post requires an inspiring practitioner with a keen interest in the all-round development of young people who is happy as part of a team but willing to take the lead as necessary. The School has a small, but growing, boarding community (about 10% of the girls board as either weekly or full boarders) and an interest in, and enthusiasm for, the role of boarding in education is desirable.
Further details about the role can be found in the applicant pack attached below.
The selection process will consist of two stages over two separate days with long listed candidates being invited for interview on and second round shortlisted candidates attending the following week.
Candidates wishing to find out more about the post, the school and the area are invited to talk informally to the Head; a mutually convenient time can be arranged by calling the Head’s PA on 01780 484241.
Closing date for applications is Friday 24 January 2020 at 12 noon.
Longlisted candidates will be contacted on Monday 27 January 2020.
The Stamford Endowed Schools are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post,including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).