Head of Frensham Schools, Sydney

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: No

The Board of Frensham Schools seeks to appoint the Schools’ next Head from 2021, following the announcement that Julie Gillick is retiring after twenty years of inspiring and visionary leadership.

Set on over 100 hectares in the NSW Southern Highlands, the beautiful grounds and buildings of our three campuses provide a superb backdrop for a progressive and personalised approach that values academic excellence as part of a rounded education. Frensham offers an exceptional boarding experience for 360 girls. This is complemented by Gib Gate, our stand-alone co-educational primary school for 150 students, and Sturt, our centre of excellence in Arts, Design and Fabrication. Founded on Christian principles, the schools are non-denominational.

Our next Head will forge strong relationships across our community, leading our rigorous and innovative education programs, while continuing the rich traditions for which Frensham Schools is known. Students and staff will flourish in an environment that encourages personal growth and service to others.

Odgers Berndtson is assisting the Board with this appointment. For more information or a confidential conversation, please contact Jane Harlen on +61 2 8905 3721 or at Frensham@OdgersBerndtson.com


The closing date for applications is Sunday 29 March 2020.

More about Frensham
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Address: Range Road, Mittagong, New South Wales, NSW 2575, Australia. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +61 2 4860 2000

Frensham is an independent, Christian secondary school for girls in Mittagong, New South Wales. As a boarding school, Frensham offers options for full boarding, weekly boarding and day boarding. 

The school opened on 17 July 1913 with three girl...