Head of Pre Prep School, Hampshire

Closing date:This job has expired

Bedales Schools: DunannieHampshire

Date posted:
Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

A wonderful opportunity has arisen to become the Head of Bedales Pre Prep School, Dunannie, as current Head, Victoria Homewood is relocating to Bali. The successful candidate will be a highly motivated, energetic, enthusiastic leader, with a pioneering outlook and a strong affinity with the Bedales ethos.

You must have a proven track record implementing change and be in tune with Bedales founding holistic principles of educating ‘head, hand and heart’. This is a unique chance to be part of the Bedales community, we are looking for someone who is innovative, forward thinking compassionate and kind.

A different approach to educational thinking is on offer in a wonderful setting and we encourage pre visits to the school which can be arranged through Rachel Hinett, Head’s PA of Dunannie via rhinett@bedales.org.uk

How to apply for the position:

If you are interested in applying for this post, please read the full job description with person specification along with terms & conditions, before completing your application.  CVs cannot be accepted in lieu of an application form.  

Candidates must apply directly to Bedales Schools via the recruitment portal on the Bedales website:  http://www.bedales.org.uk/home/about-bedales/bedales-schools-jobs http://www.bedales.org.uk/home/about-bedales/bedales-schools-jobs  

Enquiries regarding the post can be discussed with Colin Baty, Head of Dunhurst via his PA Carole Randell on 01730 711690 or by e-mail to:  crandell@bedales.org.uk 

Further assistance can be obtained via our Recruitment Team on 01730 711566 or by email to recruitment@bedales.org.uk.

Closing date: 12 noon, Monday 24th February 2020

Interview date:
Long-list interviews: Tuesday 3rd March 2020
Short-list interviews: Monday 9th March 2020

Bedales is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All teaching posts are exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and all successful applicants will undergo safeguarding screening including an enhanced DBS and Barred List check from the Disclosure and Barring Service and a Prohibition from Teaching Check and where required a Prohibition from Management Check (Section. 128 Check).

More about Bedales Schools: Dunannie
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 8 years
Address: Alton Road, Steep, Petersfield, Hampshire, GU32 2DP, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1730 260899
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Dunannie has been described as an "outpost of heaven down the road". The earliest years of a child's life are the most precious of all; their experiences will shape their future happiness. It is a magical time, full of discovery and excitem...