Head, Brighton and Hove

Closing date:Expiring in 2 days

Brighton GirlsBrighton and Hove

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Brighton Girls (recently rebranded from Brighton and Hove High School) is a lively and forward-thinking day school in the heart of a vibrant city. In the school’s unique family environment, girls are enabled to fulfil their academic and creative potential and learn without limits.

Established in 1876 as one of the founding schools of The Girls’ Day School Trust (GDST), Brighton Girls is proud of its strong academic track record, history of nurturing the talents of individuals and radical roots that are part of the school’s DNA.  Today, the school offers an all through education to more than 500 girls aged 3-18 across two sites: a Prep School located in Hove and a High School and Sixth Form in Brighton. 

Following the recently launched rebranding strategy and a commitment to further investment in the facilities, the GDST Council invites applications for the role of Head from candidates with the vision to make this school the first choice for all parents and girls in Sussex.  Candidates will be innovative and ambitious, and will take pride in working in a place that every day helps shape the lives of future generations of women.

Further information on Brighton Girls, GDST can be found at www.bhhs.gdst.net 

A candidate brief can be downloaded from www.odgers.com/72210  

Covering letters, CVs and application forms should be submitted by Thursday 23 May 2019.

Brighton Girls and the GDST (charity no. 306983) are 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 DBS.

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More about Brighton Girls
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Montpelier Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 3AT, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1273 280 280
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Founded in 1876, Brighton Girls has expanded from its original 17 pupils to its present day capacity for 899 students. The school, which is located in the heart of this vibrant and thriving city comprises Junior School (Early Years, Key stages 1 &...