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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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£5868.20 (pro-rata salary)/52 weeks per year
Fixed term for 12 months, starting September 2018

An opportunity to become an Apprentice Teaching Assistant has arisen.  This role would suit someone seeking classroom experience, particularly interested in teaching and/or wishing to make a career in Teaching Support or other branches of education.

Duties would include one to one assistance with pupils, exam invigilation, assisting in the classroom, providing supervision during breaks and helping in homework clubs.  The apprenticeship will be made up of practical employment experience whilst having an education programme that will lead on to a nationally recognised qualification (NVQ Level 2). You will learn to work in a school environment supporting the learning and care of students.

Closing date: Monday, 4th June 2018 (by noon)

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Completed application forms should be e-mailed to: or posted to: HR Department, Willingdon Community School, Broad Road, Eastbourne BN20 9QX









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.