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Willingdon Community School is part of East Sussex County Council, this authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All staff will be expected to hold or be willing to obtain Enhanced DBS check or Enhanced check for Regulated Activity with the Disclosure & Barring Services (previously the Criminal Records Bureau).

As part of the application process, you will be asked to declare information relating to previous employment dismissals and criminal convictions. For further details about why we ask for this and what you should or shouldn’t declare, you can visit the Disclosure and Barring Service or Ex-Offenders and Employment

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East Sussex County Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitable candidates, regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability or age. All applications are treated on merit.

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To Apply

Please download the relevant application form from below, completed applications can be e-mailed to or posted to Willingdon Community School, Broad Road, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN20 9QX

Information about the interview arrangements will be sent to the shortlisted candidates.

Note to Candidates:  If you have not heard from the school/establishment within 4 weeks of the closing date, you should normally assume that on this occasion you have not been selected for interview.

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No current vacancies 

To apply for any of the above posts, please download and complete the below  teaching application form and e-mail to



Single Status Grade 8 £22,515 - £24,319 per annum
37 hours per week/52 weeks per year (full time/full year)

There is a permanent vacancy for a Finance Manager at our School and we would love you to apply.

This is a key role within the school. The Finance Manager is responsible to the school’s Business Manager for maintaining financial systems and processes and ensuring that all transactions comply with school financial procedures. As the School provides business management services to another local school you will need to deputise for the Business Manager in their absence, as and when required.

For further information and how to apply please see attached Job description and job information sheet.

Finance Manager Job Description - Click Here
Finance Manager Information - Click Here

Closing Date: Thursday, 6th June (noon) 2019

Interviews will be held on Tuesday, 11th June 2019


To apply for any of the above posts, please download and complete the below  teaching application form and e-mail to





To apply for all vacancies, please download and complete the applicable application form from below and return via email to:

or by post to:

Willingdon Community School
Broad Road
Lower Willingdon
East Sussex
BN20 9QX

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NB: we advise applying promptly for our vacancies as we reserve the right to close and interview early if sufficient suitable applications have been received.