Oswestry School is an independent, co-educational day & boarding school, with a 11-18 senior school of c.350 pupils (130 of whom board) and a 4-11 junior school (Bellan House) of c.120 pupils. The strong ethos of the school is reflected in its fabulous pastoral care and sense of community. The School has a recently redeveloped suite of six science laboratories and biology, chemistry and physics are all popular at A-level and pupils of all ages take part in a wide range of science activities both inside and out of the classroom. The School recently underwent inspection, with an excellent report. As well as providing a fantastic learning and living environment for young people, Oswestry School offers an enjoyable, challenging and rewarding working environment.
Oswestry School is located on the outskirts of its market town on the Welsh borders, with easy access to the great outdoors as well as good links to the local town of Shrewsbury and the cities of Chester, Manchester and Birmingham.
Head of Sixth Form
Applications are sought for a full time Head of Sixth Form for September 2018 to oversee the academic, pastoral and personal progress of pupils in the Sixth form. The role is to be offered to a candidate who is able to join the teaching staff - no specific subject area is preferred. The applicant should be an excellent classroom practitioner, possess strong managerial skills and be keen to contribute to the wider life of the School. For an informal discussion regarding the post, please contact Miss Alison Sefton, Deputy Head (Academic), on 01691 655711 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Generous fee discounts for staff children, as well as a medical support package and use of facilities, help emphasise that Oswestry School is a community which cares for its employees.
Closing dates for the above position: Tuesday 27 February 2018 at noon
Provisional interview date for the above position: w/b 5 March February 2018
The school reserves the right to offer the post at any stage in the appointment process or not to offer the post.
For an application form and job description please contact:
Gemma Curran, HR Administrator, Oswestry School, Upper Brook Street, Oswestry, SY11 2TL
Telephone 01691 655711 or email email@example.com
The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.
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