Head of School, Kent

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Dane Court Grammar SchoolKent

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Start date: Easter 2019 or September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L30 - 34
Contract term: Permanent

We are looking for a new Head of School to manage the day to day running of Dane Court. This is an ideal opportunity and a unique environment for an ambitious Assistant Head or Deputy Head to gain excellent, supported training to be a Headteacher.

Dane Court is an outstanding, mixed, selective 11 – 18 school in the charming seaside resort of Broadstairs. We are an IB World School, offering only IB and IBCP post 16. We are federated with King Ethelbert School and are part of the Coastal Academies Trust which includes four secondary schools and a large primary school, all in Thanet. We are also a Teaching School working in partnership with schools in Sandwich, Canterbury, Herne Bay, Dover and Thanet.

The post offers a unique chance to work in a dynamic, fast changing environment, at the cutting edge of modern education and to play a part in creating a new paradigm for learning in this part of England.

Should you require any additional information please contact Carolyn Hobbs on 01843 864941 or ask to speak to Kate Greig, the Executive Headteacher. Pre-application visits and/or discussion are welcome. To apply please complete the online application form and submit a covering letter. Applications should be submitted no later than Monday 28th January.

This position is subject to Enhanced DBS Disclosure procedures.

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More about Dane Court Grammar School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Broadstairs Road, Broadstairs, Kent, CT10 2RT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1843 864941
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Dane Court Grammar School is an 11-18 mixed selective school of about 1,200 students. It is not an elitist grammar school – on the contrary, compared with most selective schools in England,  Dane Court seems more like a mixed comprehensive...