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  • Job start date

    1 January 2024

  • Closing date

    9 October 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    21 September 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

L19 to L23

What skills and experience we're looking for

Deputy Headteacher - Curriculum

The successful applicant will be expected to:

  • Work with the Headteacher, Governing Body and others to develop the school’s vision, establish and maintain a culture and ethos that promotes effective collaboration, excellence, equality and high expectations of all pupils and staff.

  • Through strategic leadership of the curriculum, ensure a high-quality education is provided at FCC and this impacts positively on student outcomes.

  • Oversee the quality assurance of the curriculum, ensuring that standards are high and addressing any underperformance seen.

  • Lead on curriculum design, timetable construction and maintenance.

  • Lead, manage and develop the Heads of Department clearly communicating expectations and providing clarity to policies and procedures to ensure that there are high standards and a consistency of approach across the school.

  • Support the Headteacher and ensure the smooth day-to-day organisation and operation of the school.

What the school offers its staff

  • Full support for your professional development and future training needs.

  • A commitment to recognise previous, continuous service.

  • A commitment to offer flexible working wherever we can, to support the work life balance of our employees.

  • A cycle to work scheme.

  • A 24/7 employee assistance programme.

Further details about the role

If you have any questions, would like any further information or would like to arrange an informal visit to the school, please contact our Trust Recruitment Team, by emailing recruitment@faringdonlearningtrust.org

For more information, including a copy of the job description, please visit http://www.fccoxon.co.uk/vacancies/ Online applications can be completed at https://www.mynewterm.com/jobs/137993/EDV-2023-FCC-55399

Closing Date for applications: 9am Wednesday 4th October. Interviews Thursday 19th October.

We will review applications as they are received and contact those shortlisted for interview. Early applications are encouraged as we will close the recruitment process once a suitable candidate is appointed

Commitment to safeguarding

Faringdon Community College and Faringdon Learning Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and preventing extremism.  We expect all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.  All post holders in regulated activity are subject to appropriate vetting procedures and a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced Check. Shortlisted candidates will be subject to online searches for publicly available information. Faringdon Learning Trust is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from a range of backgrounds to represent diversity in line with our schools’ community.
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About Faringdon Community College

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1422 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number

Faringdon Community College (FCC) is a successful and well-established 11-18 co-educational secondary comprehensive school.

Arranging a visit to Faringdon Community College

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@fcc.faringdonlearningtrust.org.

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