Head, Kent

Closing date:

Marlborough House SchoolKent

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

Marlborough House School is a leading independent day and boarding prep school for boys and girls situated in 34 acres of exquisite countryside in Hawkhurst, on the Kent/Sussex border. The School has a rich history having been founded in Hove in 1874, before moving to its current site in 1930. Marlborough House today provides a high-quality education with a truly individual focus. Pupils are supported, encouraged and inspired to unlock their unique talents and potential at each stage of their journey from the age of 3 to 13. All children are nurtured within a community where the mantra of ‘valuing self and others’ is at the very heart and are instilled with a wonder and excitement for learning.

The Governors of Marlborough House now seek to appoint a new Head to lead the School from September 2020. This person will inspire by providing a compelling vision, clear leadership and a personal style which successfully engages the school and wider community. They will have a true passion for high-quality teaching and learning, and a drive and determination to remain up-to-date with contemporary education. This person will also be wholly committed to the importance and impact of excellent pastoral care and well-being for young people.

Further information on Marlborough House School can be found at - www.marlboroughhouseschool.co.uk

A candidate brief is available from www.odgers.com/73390.

Letters of application and CVs should be sent by the closing date, 09:00 BST on Monday 21 October, to Peter Lawrence at Odgers Berndtson quoting reference PWL/73390.

Marlborough House 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 Marlborough House School
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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 13 years
Address: Hawkhurst, Cranbrook, Kent, TN18 4PY, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1580 753555
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About us

Situated in beautiful, spacious grounds on the edge of the Kentish village of Hawkhurst, Marlborough House is a thriving school for 3 to 13 year olds, consisting of a Nursery, Pre-Prep and Prep school. We also offer flexi-boarding opportunit...