Following the retirement of the present incumbent, after 16 very successful years, Leicester High School for Girls now seeks to appoint a Deputy Head. Reporting directly to the Head, the appointee will have whole school responsibility for the day to day operation of the School and lead the pastoral care, for both students and staff.
For individuals aspiring to headship, this post offers an excellent opportunity to develop as a school leader.
Founded in 1906, Leicester High School provides education in our Junior Department of approximately 90 girls aged 3-9 years and our Senior School of approximately 240 girls aged 10-18 years.
Our small size means everyone is someone at LHS and we pride ourselves on our family feel and excellent academic education. We specialise in bringing out the very best in girls aged 3-18 and our School philosophy of Education, Confidence and Opportunity is key to all we do, from our Early Years to our outstanding Sixth Form.
All LHS staff contribute towards the goal of providing a supportive, challenging and fun environment, which enables our girls to achieve their potential.
This is an exciting opportunity to work in a busy and thriving School. Here, everyone is encouraged to become fully involved with School life. We offer a dynamic working environment, with talented and hard-working students.
Benefits include: Private healthcare, staff discount on School fees, subsidised lunches, structured CPD programme, free car parking on site, discounts from local business via our Shop Local Card.
If you would like to join our wonderful School, please submit an online application. Closing date for applications is Wednesday 10 February 2021, at 4.00pm.
Starting date: September 2021 or January 2022