Job Description


This post offers a unique leadership opportunity for an individual with warmth, energy, enthusiasm and outstanding communication skills. St John’s is a family orientated coeducational day and boarding school for pupils aged 3-13, located in the market town of Chepstow. Being part of the Dean Close Foundation, St John’s benefits from a high degree of autonomy accompanied by the support and expertise available in a group structure.

St John’s is renowned for developing leadership skills in its pupils and has a remarkable success rate in terms of scholarships to a range of independent senior schools. It has an enviable reputation for sporting success and for the range and breadth of its co-curricular offering. Having recently moved to offer the Preparatory School Baccalaureate, St John’s promotes academic aspiration, inclusion and personal development.

Those considering an application are invited to contact the Warden of Dean Close, Emma Taylor, for further details:


If you wish to apply, please send a completed application form with a covering letter and CV to:

HR by email at by 5pm by Monday 17th February 2020.

Dean Close School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.