Current Vacancies

Thank you for your interest in career opportunities at St James Senior Girls’ School. We are committed to the safety and wellbeing of all staff and pupils. Please find below some general information about our school:

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Current vacancy:

Deputy Head (Academic)

Salary according to experience.  Required from September 2020. 

We are seeking to appoint an inspirational and enthusiastic leader to join the Senior Leadership Team.   The successful candidate will be an outstanding and innovative classroom practitioner with clarity of vision and a passion for education;  they would have particular responsibility for ensuring excellence in teaching and learning.

St James Senior Girls’ School is a thriving and happy school where there is a strong emphasis on the education of the whole person, which includes development of moral and spiritual values. Commitment to the ethos of the school and the ability to work within a team are essential.  The school is on an attractive site in Central London with its own salary scale.  

Further details and an application form may be obtained from the Head’s PA by email:

For full details and to apply online, please visit our advert on the TES website.

Closing date: Midday on Tuesday 21st January 2020.

Interview dates: Tuesday 28th & Wednesday 29th January 2020. 

The school reserves the right to offer the post at any stage in the appointment process.

St James Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including reference checks and, for the successful candidate, an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check.