Head, Bromley

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Farringtons SchoolBromley

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Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Farringtons School a leading, co-educational, Methodist, independent day and boarding school for pupils aged between 3 and 18 years.  Founded in 1911, the School celebrates a rich history whilst fully embracing contemporary pedagogy and practice.  The School is renowned for offering a balanced academic, sporting, musical and social curriculum that enables its pupils to genuinely fulfil their own unique potential.  This education is delivered by a dedicated and kind team of teachers, who help the pupils be their very best selves and thrive.

The School occupies a beautiful campus in Chislehurst, Kent, providing pupils with the space and tranquillity to grow and enjoy being outdoors.  Farringtons is a member of the Methodist Independent Schools Trust (MIST) and pupils of all faiths or none are cared for in a supporting and caring Christian environment.  Chapel is an integral aspect of life at the School and a place where pupils and staff have time to reflect and learn to respect and understand each other as part of a cohesive school community.

The Board of Governors of Farringtons School now invites applications for the role of Head to succeed Mrs Dorothy Nancekievill from September 2020.  This position offers a truly outstanding opportunity for an ambitious and collaboratively-minded leader to make a real impact on ensuring Farringtons is truly a school for the 21st century. 

Further information on Farringtons School can be found at www.farringtons.org.uk

A candidate brief is available from www.odgers.com/73863.  

Application forms, CVs and cover letters should be sent by the closing date, 09:00 BST on Tuesday 29th October, to Peter Lawrence, Odgers Berndtson quoting reference PWL/73863.

Farringtons 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 (DBS).



More about Farringtons School
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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Denomination: Methodist
Address: Perry Street, Chislehurst, Kent, BR7 6LR, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 208 467 0256
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As one of Kent’s leading independent co-educational day and boarding schools, Farringtons takes great pride in its high standards of academic teaching. Our school motto is “Posside Sapientiam” and we encourage all our students to “Grow in Wisdom” int...