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

Administration Officer (with data management)

Summary: We are looking for a flexible, accurate, numerate and well-organised person to join our busy Finance Department

Assistant Headteacher

Summary: We are looking for an Assistant Head Teacher who is passionate about learning, meeting the needs of individuals and supporting the whole child. You will take a leading role in developing our provision across the school, ensuring that we maintain an innovative, creative and child-centred approach that enables our pupils to achieve beyond their expectations.


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.