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Head – Heathfield School

Ascot, Berkshire


GSA Boarding and Day school in Ascot. The governors of Heathfield School are seeking an inspirational and dynamic Head for January 2021.

An established school of around 200 girls from 11 to 18, Heathfield attracts families nationally and internationally who want their daughters to be nurtured intellectually and personally in a community rich in heritage and rich in aspiration for their future. The new Head will have strong academic credentials, successful school leadership experience, have a passionate commitment to all girls’ education, have experience of boarding, successful experience of leading change, sympathy with the Christian traditions of the school and want to become a leader of a small, unique, close-knit community.

Potential candidates wishing to discuss the post are invited to contact either:

Sarah Evans:  | 07703603996 or
Camilla Oulton: | 07375 852560

The closing date for applications is 10.00am on Thursday 30 April 2020

Candidates should complete their application form electronically and email it to RSAcademics, together with a covering letter addressed to the Chair of the Governors, Mr Tom Cross Brown, which explains their reasons for applying. There is no need to submit a separate CV.

Please email your completed application form and covering letter (both as PDF files please) to Julia Coffey, our Project Coordinator, at:

Julia can also be reached by calling our Head Office on 01858 383163.

Heathfield School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.


About this vacancy

Key Dates

  • Deadline for applications 30 April 2020 10:00
  • Preliminary interviews will take place with RSAcademics on Monday 4 May 2020 or Tuesday 5 May 2020
  • Longlist interviews will take place on Thursday 14 May 2020 or Friday 15 May 2020
  • Shortlist interviews will take place at the School on Thursday 21 May 2020 and Friday 22 May 2020