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Euclid Crescent, DD1 1HU
£52,000 per year fte
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Full Time
35 hours per week

This position has expired.

The High School of Dundee is a co-educational Independent Day School for children aged 3 to 18 years, located right in the heart of Dundee. The School offers an Integrated Curriculum, providing a coordinated, genuine all-round education with the pupil at heart. It enables a tradition for academic excellence to run in unison with a wide-ranging co-curricular programme as well as a highly developed and supportive pastoral care system. By incorporating our vibrant Integrated Curriculum into every aspect of school life, we seek to inspire, empower and support students in their aims for individual success.


The School has an exciting opportunity for a new Head of Finance, responsible for the daily management of the finance function, finance system and associated bodies/organisations under the responsibility of the School. 


Due to an internal promotion, this position is currently vacant, therefore start date can be subject to the successful candidate’s availability.  Due to the position being vacant, interviews may commence throughout the application period, however no offers will be made until after the application deadline date.



Holidays:  37 days of which 10 days will be kept aside for the School’s Christmas shut down. 

Pension: An auto-enrolment pension scheme is available provided by The Pensions’ Trust (TPT) with the contribution rates set at 4% for employees and 8% for the employer as well as defined contribution pension scheme with employee contribution rates set at 7% or 10% with the employer contributing 13.55%. Further details on request.

Fee Remission: Fee Remission for staff children educated at the School and Nursery (subject to the respective Admissions Policy).

My Work offers: The School provides access to an online savings platform with offers discounted clothes, food, holidays, leisure trips and more to all staff.

Interested candidates are welcome to make informal enquiries in advance of the closing date. Please email Mrs Rachel Lindsay ( to arrange.

 Closing date is 12 noon Friday 17 February 2023.

 Applications should be addressed to Chief Operating Officer, Mrs Sonya Locherty, and emailed to: as follows:

  •  A one-page covering letter demonstrating how your knowledge, skills and experience meet the requirements of the role and why you are interested in working at the High School of Dundee
  • CV
  • HSD Application Form


 The High School of Dundee is an equal opportunities employer.