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37 hours per week, 39 weeks per year (term time only)

Salary: Scale 5, Points 12–17 - £22183 to £24491 pro rata  

Actual starting salary £19132.83 


Varndean School requires an enthusiastic, committed and outstanding School Leader to work within the pastoral and admin support teams within one of our smaller schools which operates in the wider structure of Varndean School. 

The small School offices are busy and productive areas that require someone with the flexibility to deal with normal daily student support routines at one moment; monitor the students’ behaviour and academic development at another as well as provide information to parents and other stakeholders when required. They also provide valuable admin and pastoral support to the Safeguarding Lead and the Deputy Head of School as they go about their duties.

If you are interested in joining us, please complete the application form and send/e-mail it, with a covering letter, to Gareth Hughes, Deputy Headteacher, Varndean School. Email:   

The closing date is 8am on Friday 30th July. 


Varndean School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We welcome applications from all parts of our community as we aspire to have a staff body that matches the social and cultural diversity of our student intake.  

The successful candidate will be subject to a DBS check. The school welcomes applications from all sectors of the community.

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