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Deputy Head Academic – Glendower Preparatory School

The Governors and the Head, Mrs Nina Kingsmill Moore, are seeking to appoint an exceptional, forward-looking Deputy Head Academic who, together with the Deputy Head Pastoral, Mrs Sharon Maher, will build upon Glendower’s longstanding reputation as a centre of excellence, where children flourish within a secure and nurturing environment.

Glendower Preparatory School is a leading London independent day school for girls aged 4 – 11. A thriving, happy and successful school, Glendower is renowned for both its high academic achievement and for educating girls to be resilient, confident adults, fully aware of their responsibilities to the wider community.

The Governors and Head will be looking for an inspiring, team-oriented leader with outstanding organisational skills who will work alongside all members of the expanded senior management team and embrace the special ethos
of Glendower. The successful candidate will be passionate about innovative teaching and learning and particularly committed to ensuring a broad and enriched curriculum where curiosity is fostered and stimulated, and each and every girl is given the opportunity to shine.

To arrange a confidential discussion about the role, please contact:

Kate Howe    or 07956 557347

Jenny Funnell or 07941 221172

Diana Watkins or 07831 660604

The closing date for applications is 10.00am on Wednesday 20th November 2019.

To apply:

Candidates should complete their application form electronically and email it to RSAcademics, together with their covering letter, addressed to the Head, Mrs Nina Kingsmill Moore, which explains their reasons for applying.

Please email your completed application form and covering letter (as PDF files please) to our Project Coordinator (Leadership Appointments), Hilary Battye, at:

Glendower is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to enhanced DBS and other checks in line with safer recruitment best practice. Glendower is an equal opportunities employer.

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Key Dates

  • Closing date for applications 20 November 2019 10.00am
  • Preliminary interviews 27 November 2019 -28 November 2019
  • Long list interviews 05 December 2019
  • Short list interviews 10 December 2019