Senior Deputy Head
St Peter's School, York
Role Managed by:
t: +44 (0) 20 7340 6248
Primary Practice Group: Schools and Education Organisations
Salary & Benefits: Competitive
Closing Date: 29/10/2020
Founded in 627 AD, St Peter’s is the fourth oldest school in the world with a strong tradition of providing outstanding educational opportunities for its pupils. Proudly located on a 47-acre riverside campus just 10 minutes’ walk from the centre of York, St Peter’s is an over-subscribed co-educational, day and boarding school which achieves outstanding examination results alongside an extensive co-curricular programme. The School was named the North Independent School of the Year for 2019.
With the appointment of Jeremy Walker as Head Master in January 2019, St Peter’s is in an exciting new phase in its development and now seeks to appoint a highly experienced Senior Deputy Head. The appointee will work closely with the Head Master in guiding the strategic direction and day to day operation of St Peter’s School. This is a unique opportunity to contribute to the success of a school on a clear upward trajectory with ambitious plans for the future. For individuals aspiring to headship, this post offers an excellent opportunity to develop as a leader in one of the leading schools in the country.
As the Senior Deputy Head, the appointed candidate will bring significant experience of pastoral and/or academic senior leadership and management, as well as organisational management skills and strategic ability. Outstanding communication skills and the personal authority to build strong relationships with pupils, staff, parents and other stakeholders are essential, as is a commitment to the vision and values St Peter’s.
Protecting your personal data is of the utmost importance to Perrett Laver and we take this responsibility very seriously. Any information obtained by our trading divisions is held and processed in accordance with the relevant data protection legislation. The data you provide us with is securely stored on our computerised database and transferred to our clients for the purposes of presenting you as a candidate and/or considering your suitability for a role you have registered interest in.
As defined under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Perrett Laver is a Data Controller and a Data Processor, and our legal basis for processing your personal data is ‘Legitimate Interests’. You have the right to object to us processing your data in this way. For more information about this, your rights, and our approach to Data Protection and Privacy, please visit our website www.perrettlaver.com/information/privacy/