Deputy Head Academic

We require an experienced academic leader to work closely with the Headmaster and Senior Leadership Team in guiding the strategic and academic development and day-to-day operation of St Edmund’s College.

(Required for April or September 2022)

St Edmund’s College offers modern facilities in a magnificent country setting in rural Hertfordshire, providing a safe and stimulating environment for young minds.

The Deputy Head Academic will work with the Headmaster and SLT to secure and sustain effective teaching and learning throughout the school and to monitor and evaluate the quality of teaching and standards of pupils’ achievement, using benchmarks and setting targets for improvement.

The successful candidate will welcome the many opportunities to contribute to the lively extra-curricular life of the College, which is situated in rural East Hertfordshire. St Edmund’s is England’s oldest Catholic school offering an all-round co-education for students from 3 to 18 and for families from all faiths.

If you would like to apply for the position, please download an application pack and return your completed application pack to the HR department by the closing date.

Telephone:  01920 824335 Email: hr@stedmundscollege.org

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: Midday, Friday 12th November 2021

INTERVIEWS: Wednesday 17th November 2021

The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All candidates will be required to undergo an Enhanced DBS check.

We will seek references on short-listed candidates that will include questions about past disciplinary actions or allegations in relation to behaviour with children and may approach previous employers for information to verify particular experience or qualifications before interview.

 

 

Working Hours and Salary

Working Hours:  Full-time.
Salary:  The salary for the post will be dependent upon experience and in accordance with the St Edmund’s Pay Scale.

 

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Please return your completed application pack to the HR department as soon as possible, as applicants will be invited when documents have been fully processed.

Please send applications to: hr@stedmundscollege.org
For more information regarding your application 01920 824335

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