Shebbear College

North Devon

Required: September 2019

Closing date: 28 January 2019, 10:00 GMT

Co-educational – Boarding and Day – Ages 3 to 18 – MIST – Society of Heads – ISA – BSA

An exciting opportunity to lead one of the South West’s leading independent schools.

The Board of Governors are seeking to appoint a dynamic and enthusiastic Head who will help shape the strategic direction of this busy and dynamic school.

Celebrating over 175 years of excellent all-round education, Shebbear College occupies an 85 acre rural site in North Devon, with 340 pupils from the ages of 3 to 18.

Part of the well established Methodist Independent Schools Trust (MIST), Shebbear College is a highly regarded independent day and boarding school for girls and boys; a small school benefitting from its association to a larger national group of schools.

The post is for September 2019 and commands a competitive remuneration package that will reflect the importance of the post.

The Board of Governors are looking to appoint a Head who will:

  • Provide strong and effective leadership to the whole school community;
  • Sustain and nurture the Christian ethos of the school;
  • Have strong financial, business and commercial acumen;
  • Be a creative and strategic thinker, and a team builder with the ability to inspire others;
  • Be an impressive ambassador for Shebbear both in the South West of England and beyond.

Shebbear College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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How to Apply

To apply for this position please click the Apply Now button, or for an informal discussion please contact:
Hugo Besterman, on +44(0)7981 827607, email: hugo@anthonymillard.co.uk
Anthony Millard, email: anthony@anthonymillard.co.uk

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