Headteacher, London

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Kingsbury High SchoolLondon

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Start date: September 2018 / January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Group 8, from £107,516 (L39-L45 on Inner London scale)
Contract term: Permanent


Salary: Group 8, from £107,516 (L39-L45 on Inner London scale) 

Start date: September 2018 / January 2019

This is an exciting opportunity to lead a very large and successful 11-19 school in North West London. 

The Governors are seeking to appoint an exceptional forward thinking leader who will put our students at the centre of all that we do and build on the strengths of our diverse school, with a clear vision to further inspire and empower our students, staff, parents, and the local community. A leader with the calibre and determination to continue to champion the five foundations that underpin our ethos: 

P​ersonal excellence 

R​espect and friendship 


D​etermination and courage 


Applicants should have a demonstrable record of school improvement and pupil progress with a thorough understanding of recent and impending changes to educational policy and qualifications. Ideally, they will also have some experience of headship. 

Candidates are encouraged to contact the school if they would like to visit our vibrant school. 

For information about the role, how to apply, and requesting a visit please visit : http://headteacher.kingsburyhigh.org  or email Sonia Bellot at sbellot@kingsburyhigh.org.uk

Closing date for applications - noon on Wednesday 18 April 2018. Interviews will be held 26 April – 27 April. 

The school is committed to safeguarding children and successful candidates will undergo an enhanced DBS check as well as prudent checks of references and employment history.

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More about Kingsbury High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Princes Avenue, Kingsbury, London, NW9 9JR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 208 206 3000
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The origins of our current school go back to 1925 when the Kingsbury County School, with 71 pupils, was established in a building which had been the main office in Colindale of the former Aircraft Manufacturing Company. 

In 1932, by now with 420...