Director of Sixth Form (Senior Leadership Team), Hammersmith, London

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The Godolphin and Latymer SchoolHammersmith, London

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Start date: 1 September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Commensurate with the post and dependent on qualifications and experience
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Director of Sixth Form and Member of the Senior Leadership Team

For September 2019

The Godolphin and Latymer School is one of the country’s leading independent day schools for girls, located on a six acre site in Hammersmith, London.  The School has excellent facilities and a strong sense of community, making it an exciting place to learn and work.  The intelligent, talented and inquisitive girls are highly motivated and they receive unrivalled academic and pastoral support.  Outstanding examination results are achieved across the School and the girls go on to study at top-ranking universities.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an exceptional candidate to join the School as a member of the Senior Leadership Team in the role of Director of Sixth Form, from September 2019.  This is a rare opportunity and the appointed candidate will join a thriving Sixth Form and an experienced and forward thinking school leadership team.

We would urge those considering applying for this role to explore our website fully to gain a comprehensive understanding of our remarkable School.  Further details regarding this position can also be found on our website under Staff Vacancies.  Please visit for full information.

The salary will be commensurate with the post and will depend upon qualifications and experience.  Although we will consider candidates from any of the subject specialisms which we offer, applicants must have taught up to Key Stage 5.  Experience of the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme would be advantageous.

Fully completed application forms must be returned to the School by post or by email to by noon on Wednesday 7 November 2018.

The preliminary round of interviews will take place on Friday 16 November 2018 with final round interviews likely to take place the following week.

Please note that applications must be made on the school’s application form.  Neither CVs nor late applications will be accepted.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

The Charity called The Godolphin and Latymer School (charity registration number 312699) is administered by The Godolphin and Latymer School Foundation, a charitable company limited by guarantee (Company number 3598439).

THE GODOLPHIN AND LATYMER SCHOOL, Iffley Road, Hammersmith, London, W6 0PG. HMC/GSA 800 girls, 11-18 (220 in the Sixth Form).

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More about The Godolphin and Latymer School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Iffley Road, Hammersmith, London, W6 0PG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 87411936
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About the school

The Godolphin and Latymer School is one of this Country’s leading Independent Day Schools for Girls. Founded in 1905, it has been both a state grammar school and an independent school in its 110 years. Located in Hammersmith, West Lo...