Teaching School Director/Deputy Headteacher

Are you looking for a new challenge in a dynamic, educational setting?

Are you ambitious, creative and forward thinking?


Newick CE Primary School was one of the first schools in East Sussex to become a Teaching School. We work closely together with the East Sussex Teaching School Alliance to lead on educational initiatives throughout the county.

Pay Range Leadership Scale L3-L10 dependent on experience

Applicants are invited to apply for both roles or either the Deputy Headteacher role (0.4-0.6fte to be further discussed) or the Teaching School Director role (0.4fte).

Initially this is a fixed term contract until August 2019 with the possibility of a permanent contract.  This could be a secondment opportunity for the right candidate.


The Teaching School Director will lead the strategic and operational development of Newick Teaching School Alliance.

The Deputy Headteacher will work in partnership with the Headteacher to provide professional leadership, working with the pupils and the local community to fulfil the vision of the Christian ethos of the school.

We offer:

  • A friendly and supportive staff
  • A well-resourced and creative environment
  • Exceptionally well behaved children
  • Excellent opportunities for CPD
  • An opportunity to develop your career through the Teaching School
  • A beautiful setting approximately a 30 minute drive from Brighton

Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged. Please ring the school office on 01825 723377 to arrange a visit.

Please email Denise Taylor on dtaylor@newick-ce-prm.e-sussex.sch.uk for more details and to request an application pack.

CVs will not be accepted. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Closing Date for Applications and Shortlisting Thursday 18th October 2018 midday.
Interviews Monday 29th October / Tuesday 30th October 2018

Contact Newick Church of England Primary School

63 Allington Road
East Sussex
Telephone : 01825 723377
Email: admin@newick-ce-prm.e-sussex.sch.uk