Deputy Headteacher, Richmond, Surrey

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The Old Vicarage SchoolRichmond, Surrey

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Start date: Summer Term 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Highly competitive depending on skills and experience.
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Old Vicarage School is a highly successful and thriving independent prep school for girls between the ages of 4  and 11 years. We are seeking to appoint a forward thinking and enthusiastic Deputy Head to provide inspiring leadership in all aspects of School life. 

This is an opportunity for an individual to lead by example, embedding good practice and implementing new initiatives. The successful candidate will be imaginative and confident with exceptional pastoral and communication skills, a sense of fun and the character and ambition to play a major role in the leadership of the School.  

We are looking for an excellent KS2 teacher who will be expected to undertake a reduced teaching commitment. Teaching of this age range is done by subject specialists and applicants with the subject specialisms of Science, ICT or Maths are of particular interest.

Candidates should be supportive and sympathetic to the ethos of teaching in an independent school.

The salary will be highly competitive, based on the candidate’s skills, experience and ability to contribute to the life of the school. 

A job description/person specification and application form can be downloaded from this website. Please note that we do not accept CV's without a fully completed application form.

Completed application forms may be emailed to: or posted to the address at the top of the form.

Further information about Old Vicarage can be found on the school website.

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 8 November 2017.

Shortlist interviews will take place on Thursday 16 November 2017. 

Job start date: Summer Term 2018

The Old Vicarage School 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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More about The Old Vicarage School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: 48 Richmond Hill, Richmond, Surrey, TW10 6QX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 89400922
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The Old Vicarage School is an independent preparatory school for girls aged 4-11 years. Situated in a beautiful Grade 2 listed "castle" on Richmond Hill, we retain traditional values and have a clear vision for the future.

We are non-selective in Rec...