Headteacher/Rector, Glasgow City

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The Glasgow AcademyGlasgow City

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

This is an outstanding opportunity for an inspirational leader to take our dynamic school to further heights. If you have vision, strategic drive, a strong work ethic, the highest expectations, an eye for important detail, are focused on continued improvement and are passionate about young people's learning, this could be just the job for you.

The Glasgow Academy is an ambitious, nurturing, high-achieving and vibrant independent HMC co-educational day school of around 1450 pupils aged 3-18. 

We enjoy a fine reputation for our standards and have experienced more than a decade of sector-leading growth. The oldest continuously independent school in West Scotland, we are anything but old school. Our young people are at the heart of our decision making and we have exciting plans for the future. If you have the class-leading ability to lead our team to making us the very best in all we do, we would like to hear from you.

The salary will be commensurate with the considerable responsibilities of this role/the calibre of applicant we are seeking.

A letter of application stating clearly what you can offer the school, full CV and names, addresses, email addresses and telephone numbers of three referees who can comment professionally on your teaching and leadership skills should be sent by the 13th of November.

Saxton Bampfylde Ltd is acting as an employment agency advisor to The Glasgow Academy on this appointment. For further information about the role, including details about how to apply, please visit www.saxbam.com/appointments using reference FAVTB.  Alternatively telephone +44 (0)20 7227 0880 (during office hours). 

The Glasgow Academicals' War Memorial Trust is an educational charity registered in Scotland, Charity No SCO15638

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More about The Glasgow Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Kelvinbridge Campus, Colebrooke Street, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, G12 8HE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 141 334 8558
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About The Glasgow Academy


The three 'E's – energy, enthusiasm and enjoyment

The Glasgow Academy is a dynamic, ambitious and forward-thinking HMC independent school, constantly seeking to improve. We have around 1440 ...