Curriculum/subject leads: performance objectives

Find examples of performance objectives that reflect how Ofsted will inspect your curriculum, along with suggested success criteria and monitoring arrangements.

Last reviewed on 22 September 2022
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  1. Download our performance objective examples
  2. Next steps

Download our performance objective examples

Our document contains:

  • Performance objectives
  • Success criteria
  • Monitoring arrangements

Use the format to write performance objectives specific to your staff and your school's needs.

KeyDoc: curriculum lead performance objectives DOC, 186.0 KB

Our examples are based on Ofsted's inspection criteria 

Find performance objectives about:

  • Curriculum intent
  • Curriculum implementation and impact
  • Supporting disadvantaged pupils
  • Staff workload

Read more about how Ofsted inspects your curriculum.

Next steps

Take a look at our article for more support on how to write performance objectives.

Performance objectives are an important part of appraisal. Get to grips with all the stages of the appraisal cycle, and support your line managers with our performance management checklists.