Oxford High is a world-class independent day school, providing an outstanding education to more than 900 girls aged 4-18. Located on three sites in north Oxford, the School is a community of bright, creative and curious girls, and enjoys a reputation for excellence in academic results, sport and the arts.
Oxford High School is part of The Girls’ Day School Trust, a family of schools where girls learn without limits. Whilst academic excellence is a given, GDST schools also focus on giving girls the confidence and skills to thrive in the modern world.
As a centre of excellence, the GDST provides unrivalled opportunities and resources for students, staff and alumnae, as well as support and training for headteachers. As part of a family of schools, GDST headteachers belong to a dynamic group of heads, allowing them to exchange ideas and best practice.
The GDST Council invites applications for the role of Head from September 2020. The role offers the opportunity for an experienced leader to make a real impact in the continuing development of the school through inspirational leadership of the highest quality.
Further information on Oxford High School, GDST can be found at https://oxfordhigh.gdst.net/
A candidate brief can be downloaded from www.odgers.com/73727
Covering letters, CVs and application forms should be submitted by Tuesday 29 October.
Oxford High School and the GDST (charity no. 306983) are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the DBS.