Head of Pre-Prep and Junior School, Buckinghamshire

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Beachborough SchoolBuckinghamshire

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
  • Are you an ambitious, forward thinking, energetic educational leader?
  • Can you motive, inspire and lead children and adults in an environment of high support, challenge, care and reward?
  • Are you a self-starter, hungry to make ‘a real difference’ in the future lives of children?
  • Are you looking for an exciting new leadership opportunity that will be professionally invigorating, challenging and rewarding?

If so, read on…

Beachborough School is seeking to appoint a new Head of Pre-Prep and Junior School. This position is affectionately named, ‘Head of Boardman’ after Mr. Tony Boardman*, the headmaster of Beachborough from 1988 to 2005. The Head of Boardman position covers the Infant and Lower Junior age range from EYFS (including Nursery) to Year Four (pupils from 2 ½ to 9 years of age). The Boardman therefore has the feel of a junior school.

The successful candidate should have the appropriate professional qualifications relating to the Early Years through to Lower Key Stage Two and must be willing to embrace all aspects of prep school life. Furthermore, the successful candidate must empathise with Beachborough’s values (which can be found on our website) and our mission:

Our mission at Beachborough is to create the conditions and atmosphere so that each child thrives intellectually, physically, culturally and emotionally. The priority will be the happiness of each child as it is paramount to achieving lasting success and being fully prepared for senior school.

Closing Date for this position is 19 February 2018.

First Stage Interviews will be held on 7th March 2018.
Second Stage Interviews will be held on 13th March 2018.

To apply please complete an Application Form and send to hr@beachborough.com.

For more information about Beachborough School please visit www.Beachborough.com.

Beachborough is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and the successful applicant must be willing to undergo child protection screening including checks with past employers and an Enhanced DBS check.

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More about Beachborough School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 13 years
Address: Westbury, Brackley, Northamptonshire, NN13 5LB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1280 700071
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Beachborough School is a co-educational, independent day and boarding school, situated on a 30-acre site in Westbury, Northamptonshire, on the borders of Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire. The school has Early Years (pupils aged 2½ to 5), Pre-Prep...