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I am delighted that you are considering a position at Queen’s College Prep. The first class facilities, delightful girls and professional, talented and caring staff all combine to make QCPS a wonderful place to work.
Staff appointed to Queen’s College Prep join an exciting and forward thinking school, steeped in tradition but with a keen eye on the future. We are committed to professional development, and all members of staff have the freedom to work creatively and collaboratively to inspire, support and challenge the girls in our care.
I hope you find the information in the candidate pack useful as you decide whether to apply to our school, when a suitable vacancy arises. If you are kind, dedicated, innovative and passionate about education we would welcome an application.
Mrs Emma Webb
HEAD OF QCPS
Since its foundation in 2002, Queen’s College Preparatory School (QCPS) has enjoyed rapid growth to become one of the most successful girls’ preparatory schools in London. Situated in Portland Place, QCPS is part of Queen’s College, London, the historic independent girls’ school in nearby Harley Street; the two schools share a governing Council. The Council is seeking to appoint a Head of QCPS from September 2020, succeeding Mrs Emma Webb, who is leaving after four highly successful years.
QCPS is a school of up to 240 pupils aged 4-11, of whom around 80 are in Pre-Prep (4-7). Every year QCPS pupils progress at 11+ to independent schools of the highest quality, including a number who go on to Queen’s College. The school is a member of the Independent Association of Prep Schools and prides itself on its happy, safe and supportive atmosphere, where every pupil is an important individual. QCPS works with every girl to bring out the best in her; it builds independence and the skills to work collaboratively so that they grow as learners and as people.
Full details of how to apply are contained in the Appointment Information Pack. Applications will be considered as they are received by the College, and early applications are warmly encouraged.
An attractive and competitive package will be negotiated with the preferred candidate, dependent on experience.
The deadline for applications is midday on Monday 4 November 2019.
DIRECTOR OF MARKETING
We are seeking a creative, dynamic and experienced senior marketing professional who will take responsibility for the development and implementation of a new marketing and communications strategy for both schools. The person appointed will report to the Principal, working closely alongside the Director of Development and line managing a Marketing Assistant who is currently in post.
Queen’s College, London consists of two schools. The College, based on Harley Street, is a highly successful independent girls’ senior day school of 380 pupils, aged 11-18 and is a member of the Girls’ School Association. It prides itself on its friendly and supportive atmosphere, highly valued by pupils, parents and staff. Queen’s College Preparatory School (QCPS), a short walk away from the College, has a similar ethos and has enjoyed rapid growth since its foundation in 2002. QCPS is a member of the Independent Association of Prep Schools and has become one of the most successful girls’ prep schools in London, its pupils progressing to an array of leading day and boarding senior schools, including Queen’s College.
APPLICATION FORMS & RECRUITMENT POLICIES
Queen’s College, London is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.