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The King's School

The King's School Founded 1545

Achievement for All

Deputy Headteacher

Salary: Leadership Scale L14-L18

The King's School is an outstanding 11-18 school, which takes great pride in the promotion of excellence in teaching and learning, pastoral care and extra-curricular activities. Our inclusive ethos of 'Achievement for All' encourages every student to develop their skills, interests and talents, not just through academic attainment but also a rich variety of lively clubs and interest groups encompassing sport, expressive arts, student leadership and more.

We are looking for a Deputy Headteacher (Curriculum) as the current post holder has gained promotion to headship. The successful candidate will have a strong educational background to help lead us to even greater success in all areas of school life, with a particular focus on curriculum development, academic progress and the school timetable. The ideal candidate will be able to offer dynamic, consistent and motivational leadership for the school and its objectives. You will be supported by colleagues in a very capable and experienced Senior Leadership Team.

The King's School nurtures a happy, caring and energetic school community in which staff and students work harmoniously to create an enviable record of academic and extra-curricular success in a beautiful, rural region of Devon.

Closing date: 26th April. Interview dates: 13th, 14th May. To apply, please complete the application form below and submit it to 

The King's School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The post of Deputy Headteacher is subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.