Closing Date: 9am on Monday 4th July 2022
Interview Date: As soon as possible thereafter
Withington Girls’ School, The Sunday Times’ North-West Independent School of the Decade 2021, is looking for a well-qualified and inspirational Head of Careers/Voluntary Services Coordinator, to join this happy and outstandingly successful independent day school for girls. The postholder will work full time (37.5) hours during term time and 2 weeks during holiday periods at the direction of the Assistant Head (Co-Curricular).
This is a key role in the School and the postholder will provide advice to our pupils throughout the Senior School.
At Withington, we aim to promote the school’s ethos of love of learning, engagement with our school’s wide breadth of opportunity and commitment to the highest standards in all that we do for the benefit of our pupils in all aspects of their development. Our commitment is to: intellectually stimulating, innovative and supportive teaching which enables each pupil to fulfil her potential and develop the skills, knowledge and approaches needed not only for success in examinations but for life beyond school. The School believes strongly in enrichment, diversity and extension and our lessons go beyond the requirements of the National Curriculum.
We can offer you:
The opportunity to join our outstanding school where public examination results consistently place Withington amongst the leading schools in the UK. Withington is the Times Independent Secondary School of the Decade in the North-West.
Keen, committed and very able students who are positive and active learners.
A highly diverse environment where pupils come from a wide geographical area in and around Manchester and from many different social, cultural, and religious backgrounds.
Colleagues eager to share passion and enthusiasm for their subject and an environment where the relationship between pupils and staff is a particular strength.
A warm and friendly school where teachers are given professional respect to develop their teaching methodologies.
A school which, by following the concepts of Respect for Self, Respect for Others and Responsibility for Personal Actions, has little need for formal rules.
Excellent facilities, including the latest resources to support learning.
What you can offer us:
An inspiring Careers professional, with the ability to develop the department.
An exceptional communicator.
The ability to work well both independently and as part of a wider team.
If you would like to apply for the role of Head of Careers/Voluntary Services Coordinator, you will need to complete the School’s application form and submit along with a covering letter to email@example.com.
Please note that only applications using the School’s application form will be considered.