Vacancies Director of Digital Strategy and IT 26.03.2021

Permanent and full time
For Summer 2021

The Godolphin and Latymer School is one of the country’s leading independent day schools for girls, located on a six acre site in Hammersmith, London.  The School’s facilities are excellent, making it an exciting place to learn and work.  The students at Godolphin and Latymer receive unrivalled academic and pastoral support and outstanding examination results are achieved.

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a suitably qualified, experienced and dynamic individual to join the school in an exciting new role as Director of Digital Strategy and IT.  The appointed candidate will be expected to define and deliver an effective IT strategy for Godolphin and Latymer School and its Prep School, Redcliffe School.

The post-holder will lead a team of four and will be tasked with delivering high levels of service at the user interface and ensuring functional capability.  They will work closely with the Senior Leadership Team on designing and implementing the School’s IT/Digital Learning strategy with a view to supporting teaching, learning and administration.

Please refer to the recruitment information booklet to view the full job description for the role along with the person specification.

This is a full time position and the working hours are 8.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday and all reasonable additional hours required to fulfil the needs of the role, including out of hours call-outs if required.  The post attracts 28 days annual leave, in additional to public holidays, which must be taken during school holidays.  Five days of the leave allowance will be allocated to the School’s annual Christmas closure.

The salary will be commensurate with the post and will depend upon qualifications and experience.

Fully completed application forms should be returned to by noon on the closing date.  Please note that applications must be made on the school’s application form.  Neither CVs nor late applications will be accepted.

The final closing date for applications is noon on Friday 23 April 2021.

The School reserves the right to review applications as they are received and to interview at any stage of the process including in advance of the closing date.

The School 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 checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

The Charity called The Godolphin and Latymer School (charity registration number 312699) is administered by The Godolphin and Latymer School Foundation, a charitable company limited by guarantee (Company number 3598439).

 THE GODOLPHIN AND LATYMER SCHOOL, Iffley Road, Hammersmith, London, W6 0PG.
HMC/GSA 800 girls, 11-18 (220 in the Sixth Form).