Head Teacher

Job Roles:
Executive Headteacher/Executive Principal/Headteacher, Headteacher
Organisation Type:
Primary Education, Secondary Education, Independent Schools
Secondary School/Academy, Primary School/Academy
Contract Type:
Full Time
Subject Area:
South East
Contract Term:
Salary Description:
Competitive salary
19th May 2020
Start Date:
Shoreham College
Job Ref:

Head Teacher
Competitive salary
Full time, Permanent
West Sussex

The Governors of Shoreham College invite applications for the post of Head Teacher, to commence within the next academic year. We seek an experienced senior school head or an ambitious senior leader with a proven track record of overseeing whole school initiatives. We are looking to appoint an articulate, intelligent, innovative and visionary leader with strong business acumen, who will build on the achievements of our current head and lead the school to further growth and success.

Shoreham College is a registered charity, overseen by the Kennedy Independent School Trust Ltd. The College was founded in 1852 and is close to the sea, Brighton and the South Downs National park. We have a Christian foundation and a strong reputation for meeting the individual academic and pastoral needs of our mixed ability intake. We are co-educational from age 3-16, and we are proud of our pupils and their achievements. We are fully compliant and our exam results are impressive.

The Governors wish to appoint an inspiring, motivational and dynamic leader who is solution focused and intuitive. The appointee will possess high levels of emotional intelligence and demonstrable strategic skills, someone who is proven at the most senior levels in education. The Head Teacher will have direct responsibility for educational outcomes, safeguarding, student recruitment and community engagement. The Head Teacher will be the public face for our School.

A candidate pack, including application form, recruitment monitoring form, job description, person specification and information letter from the Chair of Governors is available from the College website (www.shorehamcollege.co.uk/recruit) or upon request from:-

The Clerk to the Governors
Shoreham College
St Julian’s Lane
West Sussex
BN43 6YW
Tel: 01273 592681 Fax: 01273 591673
e-mail: ashleywarner@shorehamcollege.co.uk

Applications should be returned no later than noon on Friday 5 June 2020.

Longlisted online interviews: Tuesday 16 and Wednesday 17 June 2020.

We will process your data for recruitment purposes only. If you are unsuccessful in your application, we will keep your data on our systems for 6 months in case any similar future roles become available. If you have any objections to us storing your data for this purpose please email data@shorehamcollege.co.uk .

For further information about our compliance with GDPR please see our privacy notice.

Shoreham College is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Closing Date:
Contact Details:
Shoreham College
Tel: 01273 592681
Contact: The Clerk to the Governors

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