Deputy Head of Faculty English, West Sussex

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Oathall Community CollegeWest Sussex
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Start date: 01/01/2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TLR 2c
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No


Deputy Head of Faculty (TLR 2c) September 2019

We are seeking to appoint a Deputy Head of Faculty for our thriving English faculty with effect from September 2019.  This is an exceptional opportunity for an experienced and outstanding teacher to enhance the leadership of a strong and successful curriculum area. The person appointed will be expected to contribute at a high level to the continuous improvement of teaching and learning in English.  The Deputy Head of Faculty role includes a whole school brief as part of the Teaching and Learning group.

Oathall is an ambitious and forward thinking 11-16 community college with 1000 students.  We are strategic partners in a local Teaching School Alliance as well as a federation with 3 other local secondary schools.   The school is characterised by our high expectations and an absolute commitment to raising standards and achievement for all. We are committed to Continuing Professional Learning through a strong training programme. 

The English faculty works closely together to develop an innovative and well-resourced curriculum. They provide students with a wide range of learning opportunities both in and beyond the classroom. The team are forward thinking and achieve high standards and good examination results.  The person appointed will possess the ability to help students reach the highest levels of achievement at KS3 and KS4.

The college is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Application forms and further details about Oathall may be obtained from the College or the college website .  Completed forms should be returned as soon as possible, together with a letter of application no more than 2 sides of A4, but no later than midday on Thursday 14 February 2019.  Applications will be considered as they are received.    

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More about Oathall Community College
Address: Appledore Gardens, Lindfield, West Sussex, RH16 2AQ, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1444 414001