Head of Science and Technology, Buckinghamshire

Closing date:Expiring in 2 days

Swanbourne House SchoolBuckinghamshire

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive Salary (According to experience and qualifications)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We are seeking to appoint a dynamic Head of Science & Technology who will demonstrate clear and effective leadership across Computing, Design Technology and Science throughout the School.

Due to our Lesson Observation Day on 28th March, applications will be considered on receipt and suitable candidates will be interviewed and may be appointed before the closing date. 

Swanbourne House School is a highly successful co-educational boarding and day prep school of 320 pupils, aged 3 to 13, based in the beautiful Buckinghamshire countryside. An ISI outstanding school, Swanbourne combines excellent teaching, modern facilities and countless opportunities for pupils to grow in confidence and discover their talents. Swanbourne House is committed to providing the very highest standard of pastoral care and teaching and learning to ensure that every child is well looked after, happy and fulfilled.

What we offer:

  • A competitive remuneration package 
  • An exceptional working environment
  • Happy, enthusiastic pupils who enjoy learning
  • A strong sense of community
  • Homemade, Freshly cooked meals provided
  • Use of School on site sport and leisure facilities
  • Additional benefits include Sick pay entitlement and generous pension scheme

How to Apply: 

Click the ‘Apply Now’ button below to complete the online form.

For any further information, please contact personnel@swanbourne.org or visit www.swanbourne.org School visits are  encouraged and welcomed.

Closing and Interview Dates;

Completed application forms must be submitted by 27 March 2019 with interviews conducted soon after the closing date

Swanbourne House School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. Appointment is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check for regulated activity. The supplied references will be taken up and the School may approach previous employers to verify particular experience or qualifications. The successful candidate will need to complete a medical questionnaire.

Job location

More about Swanbourne House School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 13 years
Address: Swanbourne, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK17 0HZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1296 720264
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The school started as a boys’ boarding school at St Andrew’s College, Bradfield in 1915 and moved with just 43 boys to Swanbourne House in 1920. Early on the School established a good reputation at cricket and football and many m...