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Head of Learning Support

St Hugh's SchoolOxfordshire


Start Date – January 2022 (or April 2022 for the right candidate)

Salary – above SNS and according to experience

Are you looking for a new and exciting opportunity to lead a department in a highly successful, over-subscribed, non-selective Prep School?  

St Hugh’s welcomes applications from enthusiastic, inspiring and innovative people who possess the potential to lead and inspire the strategic development of the school’s provision for learning support.  You will help to drive the ethos of the school which is to ensure that each child is able to discover what they are good at, to thrive and, therefore, gain confidence in themselves and be the best person that they can be. 

The successful candidate will be a member of the school's Academic Leadership Team. He or she will work as part of and be responsible for developing a dynamic and collaborative Learning Support team of six staff who aim to give all our children academic and pastoral excellence in a nurturing environment with wide ranging facilities. 

St Hugh's is a highly regarded non-selective, co-educational day and boarding prep school with 350 pupils between the ages of 3 and 13. We are situated on a beautiful green campus of 40 acres in the South Oxfordshire countryside, only 25 minutes from Central Oxford.

We offer excellent benefits, including a competitive salary on our own salary scale with scope for progression, an outstanding working environment in our beautiful estate with easy access to transport links and being part of our vibrant and supportive community. We offer free car parking, free meals, a discount on School fees and the use of our sporting and gym facilities.

To apply, please complete and return the application form which can be found on  to . This should include a supporting statement outlining the extent to which you meet our requirements as set out in the job description and person specification, and details of two referees, one of which should be a current or most recent employer. References may be taken up before interview.

Full details of our staff benefits and recruitment procedures can be found by clicking on the ‘recruitment process’ and ‘staff benefits’ links on the same webpage.

Applications will be considered on receipt and should arrive no later than 8.00am on 29th September and interviews will take place in the weeks of the 4th / 11th October. We reserve the right to interview at any point during the recruitment process so early applications are encouraged.

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