Deputy Head Pastoral - Senior School

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About the role

Permanent / Full-time

Required for January 2023

STAHS is a vibrant school supported by a diverse and enthusiastic community of staff, pupils, parents and alumni. It is important that our staff reflect the diversity of our community, and we therefore welcome and encourage applications from people of all genders and sexual orientation, those from Black, Asian and other minority ethnic backgrounds, and those with disabilities.

This is an exciting opportunity for an exceptional current or aspiring senior leader to join the STAHS Executive Team in leading our ambitious and highly successful school. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate sound judgement, the ability to manage several projects at once and a keen interest in and understanding of all aspects of pastoral care in schools. You will be an outstanding classroom teacher (any subject specialism taught at STAHS will be considered) with experience of leading on whole-school initiatives and delivering on strategic vision. You will have a keen eye for detail, and will enjoy keeping abreast of developments in safeguarding, pastoral care and education in general.

In return we offer:

  • Continued Professional Development (CPD) opportunities
  • An opportunity to join our warm, vibrant and ambitious independent day school set in the heart of St Albans, easily accessible to central and outer London
  • An extensive benefits package; free lunches, use of sports facilities, including gym and swimming pool*
  • Teachers’ Pension Scheme (TPS) and free life assurance
  • Competitive salary

* Conditions apply

Details of the role and application process are available on the school’s website

Closing date for applications is 9am Tuesday 5 July 2022

Interviews: Round 1 Thursday 7 July 2022, Round 2 TBC

The High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Registered Charity No: 311065


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Contact details

Mukta Rani , HR Administrator
St. Albans High School For Girls 1-3 Townsend Avenue St. Albans
Hertfordshire AL1 3sj

Telephone: 01727 853800
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