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Our School was one of the seven famous Cathedral Schools established by Henry VIII in 1541. Now we are a successful co-educational independent day school with around 590 pupils, aged three to eighteen, offering academic excellence, a celebrated range of extra-curricular activities and outstanding pastoral care.

With small classes and inspiring teachers, King's offers a vibrant culture of endeavour and scholarship in the historic setting of Gloucester Cathedral. As a result, our school has a special sense of identity which encourages a moral framework and a powerful feeling of community.

King's aims to stimulate all pupils to the greatest possible academic, creative and extra-curricular achievement by encouraging the exploration of a wide range of cultural, intellectual and sporting activities. We offer a unique approach called 'Keystones' which identifies and develops individual talents and personal qualities.


Head of Early Years

Required for September 2018

Following the retirement of the current Head of Little King's, we are looking to appoint a dynamic, inspirational and caring individual to take on a key role in this leading independent school to lead the entry point for 580 pupils.

The successful candidate will be a key member of the Junior School Management Team and will be responsible to the Headmaster for the day to day leadership of the Early Years Section of our school. The successful candidate will have the energy and vision to advise on aspects of strategy, policy and resourcing. This represents an exceptional opportunity for someone who is keen to motivate others and become involved in a school with an excellent reputation dating back over 475 years.

Salary according to experience and qualifications.


For additional information about the role and an application form please contact Mrs Karen Woodcock:


telephone:  01452 337337

Candidates should apply by completing the application form and a letter of application addressed to The Headmaster.  A CV is not required.

Closing date for applications: Monday 5th March 2018 at 12 noon, with interviews taking place on Wednesday 14th March.

The King’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the DBS.













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