Yorston Lodge is a thriving Prep School and Nursery, established in 1904 and located in Knutsford, Cheshire. Yorston excels academically, supporting pupils in gaining places at some of the country’s most prestigious secondary schools with a significant proportion achieving academic and sporting scholarships.
Due to retirement, we have a vacancy for a Deputy Principal to join the team and work closely with the Principal to drive the school through its next stages of development.
An exciting, re-envisaged role, suited to a current deputy or experienced teacher who aspires to leadership, vision and enthusiasm to help drive the school forward and the ability to build rapport with current and prospective families and develop links within the local community are essential. Teaching experience in STEM subjects will confer a considerable advantage although are not essential; leadership potential is paramount. There is opportunity for ongoing career advancement both at Yorston and across the Montague Place group of which Yorston is a part.
To apply please submit a two page resume and one page covering letter.
The target starting date is Monday 27 April 2020 although dates from January to September 2020 will be considered for the right candidate.
The closing date for applications is Monday 18 November. Interviews will be conducted 19-27 November. Offer made and concluded by the end of the autumn term.
Yorston Lodge School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.