We have a number of opportunities in the pipeline as well as those listed below. If you are looking to transfer and are seeking a fresh challenge, we would love to hear from you.


Astrum Education

Strategic planning and business development

We are delighted to be working with Astrum Education in London, supporting their management team and board with strategic planning and business development.


HEAD TEACHER - Stafford Grammar School


We are pleased to announce that the Governors have appointed Mr Lee Thomas as Head of Stafford Grammar School from September 2019. He is currently Head of the Senior School and knows the whole school extremely well. He has an English MA/BA from Oxford (Somerville College) and an MSc in Educational Leadership and Management. He is an excellent appointment.


PRINCIPAL – Canary Wharf College (Crossharbour)

APPOINTMENT FOR SEPTEMBER 2019 now made - announcement to follow

This is an exceptional chance for an ambitious or established leader to take on the role of Principal of a secondary school within an outstanding multi-academy trust. The Governors are seeking an outstanding communicator, educator and leader to take the school into the next phase of its development.

There is an opportunity, over time, for the right candidate to be considered for the role of Chief Executive Officer.

Further details

Contact Mark Beach for a confidential conversation: mb@headspaceacademics.com (07756 632338)

HEAD – Thorpe House School


We are pleased to announce Mr Nicholas Pietrek as the new Headmaster of Thorpe House School from September. He will be moving from Birkdale School, where he is Deputy Head. During his time there, he has been Acting Head and completed his Masters in Educational Leadership and Management at Nottingham University. He was appointed from a strong and extensive list of applicants and will be a significant asset to the school.

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HEAD - Clayesmore Preparatory School - Dorset

appointment made

We are delighted to announce that Jonathon Anderson has been appointed as Head of Clayesmore Prep from January 2020. Jonathon is currently Deputy Head at Westbourne House Prep School in Chichester where he has been for 8 years. During his time there, Jonathon has been a boarding housemaster and Director of Studies as well. He will be joining Clayesmore along with his wife, Hester, formerly a teacher of A Level RS and Philosophy, and Head of Pre-Prep at Exeter Cathedral School.

HEAD - Leehurst Swan School - Salisbury

Appointment made

We are pleased to announce that from September 2019 the new Head of Leehurst Swan will be Mr Terence Ayres, currently the Head of Thorpe House School in Gerrards Cross.