Deputy Headteacher, Lincolnshire

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John Spendluffe Foundation Technology CollegeLincolnshire

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Start date: September 2019 start
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L16-20 (£57,934-£63,806)
Contract term: Permanent

John Spendluffe Technology College is a successful, non-selective, converter secondary Academy situated in the market town of Alford, in Lincolnshire.  We are a school with an ethos that every child really does matter.

Applications are invited for a Deputy Headteacher who is hardworking, dynamic and passionate about gaining the best quality learning experience for students. We are looking for someone who shares our vision for learning and achievement and who will make a significant contribution in leading the school through its next stage of development. The role will have a strong focus on ensuring that the level of performance, for all students, across the full curriculum is at a high standard. There will also be the need to monitor and enhance the curriculum and ensure high levels of progress are being made across all subject areas. The successful candidate will also be responsible for timetabling amongst other duties.

We are seeking an innovative and versatile senior leader who:

  • Has a proven record of leadership
  • Is keen to work collaboratively with staff, students, governors and the community
  • Is skilled in terms of leadership, management, innovation and communication
  • Is a motivator of people
  • Is willing to show a strong commitment to building on our present success.

JSTC provides a progressive curriculum of individualised learning, in which students of all abilities are encouraged to achieve their full potential.  With significant investment in site, considerable success in GCSE results and an Ofsted rating of ‘Good’ for over 10 years, the school has enjoyed much success. The new Deputy Headteacher will help to continue this trend. 

Closing date: 17:00 hours on Thursday 14th February 2019

Interview date: Tuesday 5th March 2019

JSTC is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students and young people in their care. We expect all of our staff, governors contractors and volunteers to share this commitment.  All post holders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) Disclosure. Therefore the successful candidate will be required to adhere to this process.

If you would like an informal conversation please feel free to contact Jon Treasure, Business Manager by email to

For an application pack and further details please contact the Business Manager, Jon Treasure at John Spendluffe Technology College, Hanby Lane, Alford, Lincolnshire, LN13 9BL, direct on 01507 462443 or email

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More about John Spendluffe Foundation Technology College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Hanby Lane, Alford, Lincolnshire, LN13 9BL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1507 462443