Deputy Headteacher, West Sussex

Closing date:Expiring soon

Felpham Community CollegeWest Sussex

Date posted:
Start date: April 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L21 - L25, £65,384 - £72,119 pa
Contract term: Permanent

Courageous, strategic leadership is key to the continuing success of Felpham Community College. We want to appoint a highly talented and dynamic Deputy Headteacher to join our senior leadership team. Felpham Community College is a vibrant and forward-looking school on the south coast in West Sussex. Our January 2016 OFSTED inspection resulted in the school achieving ‘Good’ in all categories. The school is an 11-18, local authority, mixed comprehensive with 1370 students on roll and a successful sixth form of 200 students.

The capacity to make a difference is more important than specific skills.

We are:

  • a successful, inclusive and popular school
  • committed to continuing to drive up standards
  • intent on distributing leadership throughout the school
  • focussed on the learning needs of staff as well as students

You will:

  • have successful experience in implementing strategies to raise whole school standards
  • have a strong and visible presence
  • have a firm belief in the ability of all young people to succeed
  • be able to provide vision and nail the detail

Are you the person we are looking for?

Please visit our website ( for more information.

Alternatively, please contact Michelle Goodenough (Headteacher’s PA) on 01243 838026 or by email at 

Closing date for applications: 10am, Monday 28 January 2019

Interviews will be held: 5 and 6 February 2019

FCC is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people.  This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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More about Felpham Community College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Felpham Way, Felpham, Bognor Regis, West Sussex, PO22 8EL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1243 826511
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Felpham Community College is a mixed, non-selective, non-denominational secondary school with sixth form situated in Bognor Regis, West Sussex. There are approximately 1,304 students at the school between 11-18 years.   

Formerly Felpham Co...