Required for September 2019
Walhampton is an independent preparatory day and boarding school for 370 boys and girls aged 3-13. The school lies in beautiful ancient woodland on the southern edge of the New Forest in Hampshire.
We are seeking to appoint a dynamic new Head of Juniors. The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic and inspirational leader with drive and energy who will foster a safe, happy and productive atmosphere across all aspects of the Juniors. You will also actively promote and safeguard the welfare of the pupils within the department.
The Junior Department covers Years 3 - 5 and you will be required to take on the role of a form teacher.
This position provides a wonderful opportunity to work in a highly successful and vibrant Prep school with well-motivated children and small classes. An enthusiasm for extra-curricular activities and the motivation to be part of a busy and thriving day and boarding school is essential.
Candidates wishing to apply should complete an application form and send a letter of application outlining their educational philosophy as well as demonstrating how they meet the appointment criteria. All applications will be acknowledged and assessed against this criteria.
A full job description and application form must be requested by email from firstname.lastname@example.org
References will be taken up prior to interview unless a specific request has been made to the contrary.
Closing date for applications: 9am on Monday, 18th March 2019
Date for interview: From Thursday 21st March 2019
Further information about Walhampton is available at www.walhampton.com
Walhampton School is an equal opportunities employer and committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring check and satisfactory references.