Head of Sixth Form
START DATE: To be negotiated for the right candidate
1.0FTE MPS/UPS plus TLR 1B (£9,928)
Are you looking for your next challenge? A very warm welcome awaits the successful candidate to
join Frome College as Head of Sixth Form. This is a great opportunity to lead a thriving Sixth Form with outstanding campus facilities and ambitious students. The ability to teach Science and/or Psychology will be an advantage, but not essential. We can offer a reduced timetable to allow you to concentrate on leading your team of staff and students. Support, training and regular contact with other successful sixth forms will be core to your success.
To be successful, you will;
- be a superb teacher with exceptional leadership skills
- be innovative, creative, enthusiastic – able to deliver results
- work effectively as part of a team, with strong organisational skills
- be an inspirational communicator
- believe deeply in student leadership and can encourage and inspire our young people
- be able to think strategically with a clear vision for Sixth Form provision
- have a great sense of humour and a proactive positive ‘can do’ attitude
Frome College is a successful, vibrant and forward thinking 13-19 Upper School with approximately
1200 students. It is a fast-moving school undergoing exciting and rapid regeneration. We are based on a stunning campus in easy reach of Bath and Bristol. Frome itself is a thriving market town, with a vibrant artistic community with the renowned Frome Festival, monthly Sunday market and many restaurants and 2 theatres, one of which is on campus.
Benefits of working at Frome College offers the opportunity to be part of a strong community and
supportive workforce. Free parking, onsite catering, nursery and discounted access to leisure centre.
Employees also have access to various opportunities as part of My Staff Shop with Somerset County
Council including Cycle to Work Scheme. Frome College are keen to support CPD opportunities and have strong links with other local schools to ensure best practice.
Closing Date: Wed 10th June (8am)
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Frome Community College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.