Headteacher, Gravesend, Kent

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Gravesend Grammar SchoolGravesend, Kent

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £76,465 to £88,570 per annum, L28 – L34
Contract term: Permanent

School Group: 7

If you are a dynamic, committed and inspirational leader who wants to make a difference to the lives of young people, then we would like to hear from you.

Our school wants to appoint a visionary leader who has presence, high energy, integrity and inspirational leadership skills. Our outstanding headteacher, Geoff Wybar, will be retiring as Head of Gravesend Grammar School in 2018 after 18 years of exceptional leadership, and we want you to continue the strong strategic direction that he has shown.

We are an outstanding selective school for boys with a mixed sixth form and part of the multi academy Gravesend Grammar School Academies Trust. Our ethos is as a community grammar school providing a selective education to those young people in Gravesham, who would benefit from this sort of challenge. We want you to uphold and strengthen our strong traditions, foundation, ethos and culture, but continue the drive to be radical and innovative set in the heart of our community. You must have high standards and expectations for everything the school does, because we will have high expectations of you.....

The closing date is 30th October.

To apply for this post, please complete the application form and send it with a supporting letter to humphreysh@gravesendgrammar.eu If you wish to arrange an informal visit, or discuss the role, then please contact Geoff Wybar on 01474 331893 (x1236) or by email on head@gravesendgrammar.eu


Main School Prospectus

Sixth Form Prospectus

Gravesend Grammar School Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful candidate will be required to complete an Enhanced DBS check.

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More about Gravesend Grammar School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Church Walk, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 2PR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1474 331893

Gravesend Grammar School is a selective secondary academy based in
Gravesend, Kent, for boys aged 11-18 with girls admitted to the Sixth Form.
It is a non-denominational school.  

Executive headteacher

Geoffrey Wybar

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