Head, City of Bristol

Closing date:

Queen Elizabeth's HospitalCity of Bristol

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

Queen ELizabeth’s Hospital School
Boys aged 7 to 16, co-ed 16 to 18 – Day – HMC – IAPS

An exciting opportunity to lead one of the South West’s leading academic schools.

The Board of Governors seeks an outstanding candidate who will help shape the strategic direction of this busy and dynamic day school.

Founded in 1590, QEH occupies a prominent city centre site, with 630 pupils in the senior school, of which just under 200 are in the Sixth Form.

Recent developments include a new £3.5million Science and Art building, new Sixth Form recreation, study and cafeteria facilities, and redesigned and expanded facilities for Music and IT. Current projects include a £3million investment in sports facilities and the establishment of an international school.
The post is for September 2020 and commands a generous salary with other significant benefits.

The Board of Governors are looking to appoint a Head who will:

  • be an outstanding and ambitious school leader, committed to success and knowledgeable about the whole age range from 7 to 18
  • have personal integrity, effective intelligence when making decisions and the ability to lead and motivate a community of professional staff
  • have a keen and knowledgeable awareness of contemporary educational issues, and a natural flair for communication, PR and networking

Further details are available on our website: www.anthonymillard.co.uk 
For a preliminary discussion please telephone Nicola Morris: +44 (0) 7917 340186, or email nicola@anthonymillard.co.uk or nikki@anthonymillard.co.uk to arrange a time to speak.

How to Apply

Applications are invited as soon as possible via the AMC website.

Closing Date: Tuesday 21st May, 2019, 10:00 GMT

Queen Elizabeth’s Hospital School are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.


More about Queen Elizabeth's Hospital
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 7 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Berkeley Place, Clifton, Bristol, North Somerset, BS8 1JX, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 117 930 3040
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Queen Elizabeth’s Hospital is an independent school with almost 650 in the Senior School and 90 boys in the Junior School, which opened in 2007. The Junior School is an integral part of the QEH School Community.  The Headmaster is a member of th...