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Careers at Beaulieu

Beaulieu is a lovely place to work.  The Executive Headteacher invites applications for the following positions:

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER (closing date 9th December at 12 noon) 

HEAD OF SCHOOL – PRIMARY (closing date 10th December) 

Chief Operating Officer

Beaulieu has an excellent reputation for providing exceptional learning, care and achievement opportunities for our students.

Beaulieu is looking to recruit a highly talented Chief Operating Officer to provide an outstanding business service, which supports the education and pastoral care of children and young people across the School family.

The goal of the COO, working with dedicated Educational Leads within an Executive Team, is to secure the functionality of the School business on behalf of the School and to provide support for Beaulieu’s sustainable development and growth.

The successful candidate will have a strategic and entrepreneurial mind, excellent communication skills and a proven track record of leadership and change management, finance and resources.

Flexibility, resilience and a commitment to the Catholic values and mission of the School are also vital.

A candidate brief can be downloaded from:

Letters of applications and CVs should be sent to Freddie Dennis at Odgers Berndtson quoting reference CFD/83998.

The closing date for this vacancy is 12 noon on Thursday, 9th December 2021. 


Head of School – Primary  (with effect from 1st September 2022)

Beaulieu is seeking to recruit an outstanding Head of School – Primary to join our dynamic Executive Team from 1st September 2022.

The successful individual will assume pastoral and professional responsibility for all our staff, students and parents within the Primary area of our school family. The Head of School – Primary will be accountable to the Executive Headteacher, and will work in deep collaboration within the Executive Team, comprising of the Executive Headteacher, the Chief Operating Officer and the Head of School – Secondary, supported by other senior leaders.

The ability to be able to work collaboratively and within such a team, for the benefit of the whole School, will be an essential prerequisite for this role.

As a private Catholic School and registered local Charity, we are part of the Catholic Church. The post, therefore, requires a practising Catholic.

The full job description and candidate brief can be downloaded here:

Letter for Applicants – Head of School – Primary

Candidate Brief & Job Desc – Head of School – Primary

The closing date for this application is Friday,10th December 2021.

Interviews/visits will be held week commencing 10th and 17th January 2022.

Please contact Mrs Andrea Whyte, Executive PA, on or 01534 708618 for further information.

All applicants must submit a CV and send it, with a covering letter, for the attention of Mrs Andrea Whyte, Executive PA, on

Early applications are encouraged.


Beaulieu 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 must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and an enhanced check with the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please do not hesitate to contact us should you have any queries.