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Head of Careers

Dame Alice Owen's SchoolHertfordshire

22.5 hours per week, term time only

Working days to be agreed

The Governors of this highly successful, partially selective, mixed school invite applications for the post of Head of Careers. We are seeking an individual with top rate knowledge, but also excellent strategic planning and communication skills who wants to put a stamp on careers at our school.

The ideal candidate will have experience working in a school environment but for candidates outside education, a willingness to learn about this sector is important.

The school is situated on an attractive 35-acre site in the Green Belt, has excellent facilities and is committed to an extensive programme of staff development. Central London is easily reached by rail from Potters Bar and the school is close to motorway links.

Please visit www.damealiceowens.herts.sch.uk > Contact us > Vacancies to download an application pack. For an informal discussion, contact Carol Whiter, Head of Careers, via email (whiterc@damealiceowens.herts.sch.uk).

Please email your completed application forms together with a covering letter stating why you are well placed to take this position at our school to recruitment@damealiceowens.herts.sch.uk

Closing date: Noon on Friday 9 April 2021

Interviews: Wednesday 14 April 2021

We reserve the right to make an appointment before the closing date, so early applications are encouraged.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service. CVs will not be accepted for any posts based in schools.

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