Queen’s Gate is a thriving GSA day school for girls aged 4 –18 and is ideally situated in Central London to take advantage of the many educational opportunities on offer.
HEAD OF REMOVE (YEAR 7)
We wish to appoint from 1st September 2017, a suitably qualified teacher to join our Pastoral team as Head of Remove (Year 7). Pastoral care is a real strength of our School and this is a key position in the Pastoral team. The successful candidate would be expected to lead a team of tutors and oversee the well-being of all the Remove (Year 7) girls, as well as organising the various events, trips and activities related to this year group. Liaison with our feeder Schools and our own Junior School will be an important feature, as well as the effective marketing of our School to prospective parents. Experience of pastoral care in a similar positon in a girls’ independent school will be essential for this position.
The successful candidate will be required to have a significant teaching commitment in the Senior School; some Junior School teaching may also be possible. Enthusiasm, compassion, warmth, common sense, a sense of humour and an appreciation of the challenges facing girls as they grow up, are all essential requirements. The position is full-time.
An application form, a person specification and job description may be downloaded from our website www.queensgate.org.uk or requested from School. When completed the application form should be sent together with a covering letter to the Principal, Queen’s Gate School, 133 Queen’s Gate, London SW7 5LE or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org to arrive no later Friday 17th March 2017. Applicants should indicate clearly what subject(s) they could offer.
Queen’s Gate is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo enhanced DBS checks and have references taken up with previous employers.