SNOW UPDATE: School will RE-OPEN Wednesday 13 December 2017
Status updated 1.30pm 12/12/2017. Check back here for updates.

Staff Vacancies and Job Openings

We consider the staff team as our most valuable resource. Training and development is a high priority in the school. There is also personal support given to staff to manage the diverse and challenging work needed to support pupils with significant special needs.

At present there are 50 staff employed at the school working in the teaching, support, residential and administrative teams.  We are proud of the excellent standard of education provided at Alfriston.

At Alfriston School we take the recruitment and selection processes for prospective members of staff very seriously, and place great importance on transparency and fairness.

The following openings are currently being advertised


Summary: We are looking for enthusiastic lifeguards who have a curent NPLQ. The ideal candidates will be flexible with working days/evenings and hours. We have a current requirement for someone interested in working on a Sunday morning. The successful candidates will be passionate about customer service providing a safe and fun environment for our customers.

Swimming Teacher

Summary: We are looking for an enthusiastic swimming teacher, who has level 2 teaching qualification and a pool reach rescue qualification. The successful candidate will be passionate about teaching to a high standard, achieving results, whilst providing a safe & fun environment for our customers.

Pool Manager

Summary: Our indoor swimming pool, opened in September 2014. The 17 metre pool with 4 lanes is used by pupils at Alfriston School and available for hire by other schools and local groups. Also, the School runs a swim school for children after school hours and at the weekends.