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Deputy Head (Pastoral)

  • Gloucestershire

  • Rendcomb College

  • Full-time


Rendcomb College is seeking to appoint an outstanding and dynamic Deputy Head (Pastoral). This post starts on 1st September 2018 or 1st January 2019 for the right candidate.


This is an opportunity for an ambitious pastoral leader to contribute to the continuing development of Rendcomb College and would be well-suited to candidates aspiring to headship. This position supports the Head of College in the running of the school. The post holder will be a member of the school’s Senior Leadership Team; the most senior level of leadership in the school.

The appointed candidate will combine a track record of success in middle or senior leadership with the ideas and vision to lead the further development of Rendcomb College’s outstanding pastoral care. First-class communication skills and the personal authority to build strong relationships with pupils, staff and parents are essential. The post also includes responsibility for boarding at Rendcomb College, and so boarding experience is desirable.

An attractive salary will be paid commensurate with the role and the experience of the successful candidate. This role is residential given the overall responsibility for pastoral care and boarding. An attractive four bedroomed family house in the centre of the village will be provided for the post holder free from utilities and council tax.

To apply, please complete the TES online application form found by visiting the Rendcomb College website. Please contact Mrs Hannah Boydell, PA to the Head of College via: should you have any queries.

The closing date for applications is no later than 5pm on Thursday, 14 June 2018. Interviews will take place on Wednesday, 27 June 2018.

The Governors of Rendcomb College are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young persons. The successful candidate will be required to undergo an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS).

We reserve the right to withdraw this vacancy at any time.



Further Information

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Rendcomb College

Rendcomb, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, GL7 7HA

  • BSA, HMC, ISC, SoH

01285 831213

Closing Date: 14 June 2018

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