Job Description

An opportunity has arisen to join our Board of Governors and we are keen to hear from a wide range
of individuals; no previous governing experience is necessary. We are looking for four individuals to
join our experienced team and help guide the strategic direction of this ‘Excellent’ rated independent
school. Heathfield School is an all girls boarding and day school for 11-18 year olds. The School is a
registered charity and company limited by guarantee, hence Governors of the School are also
Trustees of the Charity and Directors of the Company. The Board of Governors currently comprises
12 governors and has three sub-committees: Finance (including Buildings Development); Marketing,
Admissions and Fundraising; and Education, Pastoral and Compliance. The Governors include a
range of backgrounds and professional experience, and includes both former parents and pupils. If
you have skills or experience in any of the following areas, we would be particularly interested to hear
from you: HR / IT / Health & Safety / Education / Buildings & Estate Management / Marketing & PR /
Fundraising. This list is not exhaustive and we would welcome expressions of interest from anyone
interested in educating you people. All Governor roles are voluntary and subject to enhanced DBS
and full clearance checks.

Please see our Application Pack for full details: Job vacancies at Heathfield School.

Letters of interest and CVs should be submitted for the attention of Mrs Rachel Frier, Bursar and Clerk to the Governors at

Closing date for applications: On-going