Headteacher, Leeds

Closing date:Expiring tomorrow

Richmond House SchoolLeeds

Date posted:
Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Richmond House School in Leeds is seeking an outstanding and inspiring individual to take up the post of Headteacher from September 2020.

Richmond House achieved “excellent” in every category in its last ISI inspection and delivers a high quality education to all its pupils regardless of their background. 

Located in Headingley in Leeds, Richmond House School educates children from 3 - 11 years of age. It draws pupils from all areas of the city and beyond, and delivers an excellent education, academically and pastorally, with an outstanding reputation for achievements in music and sport. Set in over 10 acres of sports fields, including its own yurt classroom and outdoor learning area, the school offers a strong blend of traditional and modern delivery of all aspects of the curriculum to its pupils. The school has also recently opened a new Early Years building designed to create an exceptional learning environment for its youngest children. 

The successful candidate will be an engaging and dynamic individual with a real passion for leading a school where children are happy to learn. They must possess strong managerial skills necessary to lead a committed and motivated team and have a real understanding of how to lead an independent preparatory school in the North of England. 

Closing date: Friday 13 December 2019

First Stage: Friday 3rd January 2020
Second Stage: Friday 10 January 2020

For further details please see the attached Application Pack and download and complete the attached application form.


Registered Charity No. 505630 

Richmond 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. Successful applicants are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

More about Richmond House School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: 170 Otley Road, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS16 5LG, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 113 2752670
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Richmond House School is an independent preparatory school providing excellence in education for children from 3 to 11 years.
With our friendly and welcoming atmosphere, specialist teaching, 10 acres of sports fields and small class sizes, we are pr...