Staff Vacancies at King’s School

Jobs in Plymouth School

King’s School and Nursery, Plymouth is a co-educational independent school with attached nursery that provides a complete education in a warm and nurturing environment. We look to recruit high-calibre staff committed to achieving the highest standards that actively take part in school life.

Head of King’s School

After 25 happy and successful years, Mrs Lee, the current Head is retiring, leaving us searching for an empathetic leader who will strive to continuously improve and develop the Cognita Education and work with integrity, humility, compassion and adaptability, engaging pupils staff, parents and stakeholders alike.

What will you be doing?

Providing inspirational leadership for a thriving school with a warm family feel, by offering a safe learning environment for students and staff and ensuring continuing improvement to accelerate and sustain pupil progress.


Please submit a completed application form and covering letter to: All applications must be received by midday 15 October 2018.

Application Form (Teaching and Non Teaching) (1)

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Head of King’s School Candidate brief

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Cognita Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and other third parties to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment background checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. Appointment is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check for regulated activity (this includes a check to see if the candidate has lived in the UK and/or a criminal policy checks for all other countries lived or worked in for a period of 3 months or more since the age of 16 (irrespective of whether they worked in those countries).