Yarrells School is seeking a new dynamic Headteacher to lead this popular prep school with a particular emphasis on all-round learning, with a strong arts focus.
Yarrells School is an independent day school and nursery for boys and girls aged between 2 and 13 and is a member of the prestigious Independent Association of Preparatory Schools.
Combining the tradition of a Georgian main house with modern purpose-built classrooms, the school is set in 6 acres of wooded grounds, including tennis courts, sports field and covered swimming pool. It has a strong academic record supporting local grammar school entry, as well as 13+ Independent School entry.
The ideal candidate will:
- Have senior leadership experience, ideally within a prep school environment
- Be a hands on leader with strong people skills
- Be a keen proponent of the importance of arts and music in education
- Be able to demonstrate excellent business acumen
The post is for September 2018 and will command an attractive remuneration package, as well as an excellent working environment supported by a strong senior leadership team.
For further information, please visit www.yarrells.co.uk, or contact firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange an initial informal chat or a visit to the school.
To apply, please complete an application form and return it along with a letter of application addressed to Mr Adam Covell, Chairman of the Board of Reference c/o Mr James Renwick, PA to the Headteacher
Closing date: 12pm on 31st January 2018.
Interviews: Week commencing 5th February 2018
Yarrells School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful candidate must be willing to undergo an enhanced disclosure through the Disclosure and Barring Service.