The School is a department of Durham Cathedral and expresses a central aspect of its mission. The Head is a member of the Cathedral Foundation and with other senior colleagues in the Cathedral makes a vital contribution to its outreach. This is the context within which the Head is responsible for setting the direction and safeguarding the aims, values and Christian ethos of The Chorister School. This includes academic standards, pastoral care, health and safety, safeguarding and welfare, and all-round provision for the children. S/he is also responsible for pupil recruitment, budgetary control, liaison with parents, staff recruitment and welfare. Within this, support for the Cathedral choristers is a particular focus of the role.
For an application pack please go to: http://www.durhamcathedral.co.uk/beinvolved/employment
Closing date for receipt of completed application form: 9am Monday 22nd May 2017
Shortlisting date: Tuesday 23rd May 2017
Interview date: Thursday 8th & Friday 9th June 2017