Appointment of Head of Pre-Prep (Nursery – Year 4)
Head of Pre-Prep (Nursery – Year 4)
We are seeking an outstanding leader for our Pre-Prep to oversee the educational journey of our two-to-eight year olds (Nursery – Year 4). The successful candidate will be full of energy, ideas, warmth and laughter, and will demonstrate an outstanding commitment to learning and children. The Head of Pre-Prep will be the classroom teacher for a mixed Year 1 & 2 class and have overall responsibility for all teaching and learning in the Nursery, Reception and Years 1 – 4. He/she will have reduced timetable commensurate with the leadership role. The Head of Pre-Prep will provide vision and leadership to a team of committed teachers and assistants and be responsible for the continual raising of standards and expectations.
Chase Grammar School is an independent, co-educational, boarding and day school, situated in Staffordshire, UK. We accept children between the ages of 2 and 18 and deliver the English National Curriculum, GCSE, Pre-A Level, A Level and International Foundation Diploma courses. We are very proud of our excellent academic results and the range of enrichment opportunities we offer.
At Chase Grammar School we encourage the children to:
· Think for themselves & become excellent decision makers
· Discover a passion for lifelong learning
· Thrive on the many enriching opportunities available in a happy and caring environment
As important as academic success is our focus on helping the children develop key character qualities. These are reinforced inside and outside the classroom and regularly rewarded: creativity, problem solving, decision making, leadership, empathy, global citizenship, integrity & honesty, resilience and collaboration.
To apply, candidates must complete the school’s Application form and Pre-Employment Medical form and send it, together with a letter of application addressed to Paul Silverwood, Principal at Lmm@chasegrammar.com to arrive no later than Wednesday 21 March 2018 at 12 noon. Interviews will be held on Monday, 26 March 2018.