Deputy Head (Academic)

  • Permanent
  • Cambridge
  • 3 February 2022

Website St Mary's School, Cambridge

St Mary’s School, Cambridge is an independent day and boarding school for girls aged 3 to 18.

Situated in the heart of the academically and culturally vibrant city of Cambridge, we are a school where any girl can thrive and achieve academic excellence. A Christian school run in the Catholic tradition and founded on the principles of Mary Ward, we have a unique approach to education and an atmosphere which fosters a love of life and learning.

St Mary’s School is looking for a Deputy Head to join the Senior Leadership Team to deliver the School’s Strategic Plan and to ensure pupils receive high quality teaching and academic achievement by envisaging, articulating and promoting our High Performance Learning philosophy with teachers, pupils and parents. The successful candidate will oversee performance management and professional development of all Senior School teaching staff and manage the preparation for ISI Inspection framework requirements.

Further information can be found on our website.

Closing date for applications: 9:00am on Thursday 3rd February 2022
Interviews to be held shortly after on a date to be confirmed

We will review applications on receipt. Suitable candidates may be interviewed before the closing date and we reserve the right to withdraw the position if an early appointment is made.   

The School is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants are subject to an enhanced DBS check. 

Registered Charity No. 290180

Telephone: 01223 224144

Contact Name: Lisa Pattie
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