Executive Headteacher Notice of Resignation
The Governing Board are writing to inform you that David Sheppard has given notice of his resignation from his post as Executive Headteacher of the Leathersellers’ Federation of Schools with effect from 31st August 2019.
David has successfully developed the Federation so that it is an inclusive, coherent organisation of schools that has significant impact on the life chances and social mobility of young people in Lewisham, providing excellent education to all. The Governors are very grateful for his service to the Federation, and to improving education in Lewisham.
The generous notice David has given allows for a robust recruitment process to select a new Executive leader for the Federation. The Governors are confident that our thriving and successful Federation will attract candidates of the highest quality who will continue to develop the Federation in service to our children.
The recruitment advert can be found here. The closing date is noon on Monday 4 February 2019.
Governors will make a further announcement about succession in March 2019.