Head

Ref: 4289

Edge Grove

UK

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Role Managed by:

Katie Kettle

Senior Project Manager

t: 020 7340 6230

e: Katie.Kettle@perrettlaver.com

Primary Practice Group: Schools and Education Organisations

Salary & Benefits: Competitive

Closing Date: 03/10/2019

Edge Grove is a vibrant and successful independent day and boarding school for boys and girls aged 3 to 13.  Set within 48 acres of beautiful parkland only 15 miles from central London, this is a school characterised by a genuine commitment to the pursuit of excellence.  Maintaining a deep sense of community and heritage, Edge Grove seeks to be the prep school of choice for a first class education, for now, for life and for generations to come. 

Edge Grove has flourished under the leadership of Ben Evans who will be moving on to take up the headship of Windlesham House School in September 2020.  The Governors now seek an inspirational new leader to realise the next phase of an ambitious ten year development plan and who, as custodian of Edge Grove, will ensure the continued success of this high performing organisation.

Dynamic and charismatic, the next Head will be a 21st century leader with the strategic and ambassadorial skills to lead Edge Grove with purpose and drive.  Balancing a respect for tradition with innovation, s/he will engage all parts of the school community in Edge Grove’s future success.  A track record of highly successful leadership experience is essential, as is a commitment to Edge Grove’s distinctive ethos and aims.

Edge Grove is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful candidate must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post.

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