Deputy Head Academic

Closing Date: 14 February 2024 Telephone: 01344898306
Salary: Competitive
Employment Term: Permanent

Deputy Head (Academic)

Permanent, Full Time

Start: September 2024

 Heathfield School seeks to appoint a dynamic and ambitious teacher as Deputy Head, to be responsible for the academic performance of this thriving and ambitious girls’ school.  The right candidate will have experience of leadership of teaching and learning and a real desire to innovate and drive high standards.  They will be joining a driven and enthusiastic leadership team. The successful candidate will play a key role in academic staff recruitment, induction and professional development. They will oversee, and ultimately be responsible for,
the work of the timetabling team, for assessment and examinations, and reporting. Administrative support is provided.


Next Steps

Heathfield School is working with ICE Education on this appointment, being led
by Richard Biggs.  Prospective candidates may arrange a preliminary discussion to learn more about the opportunity, by emailing Richard on Applications should be submitted on the school’s forms, accessible on the school website  The completed form should be accompanied by a letter of application (not more than 1000 words) addressed to Sarah Rollings, Headmistress, emailed to

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 14 February

Longlisting interview: Tuesday 20 February 
Final selection process on Friday 23 February