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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    29 March 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    17 March 2023

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

L20 to L24

What skills and experience we're looking for

We require an inspirational leader who is relentless in the pursuit of the highest standards of student progress and an innovative driver of outstanding teaching and learning. This is a great opportunity to learn and develop and should be a springboard to Headship and beyond.

We recently advertised for a Deputy Principal - Aspirations and Expectations post but did not appoint. Consequently we have reshaped our SLT and are now advertising a different role: Deputy Principal - Quality of Education. The key accountabilities for this role are: Teaching & Learning, Curriculum & Assessment and Raising Achievement. We aim to recruit an exceptional professional with the vision, resilience and implementation skills to lead and develop staff and students to achieve their potential.

What the school offers its staff

Working at Uckfield College means joining a vibrant, dedicated and skilled team, who are committed to working collaboratively to achieve real excellence for our students. In return we offer a wealth of staff benefits including professional learning and development opportunities, leadership reflection, a free chromebook, employee assistance programme including counselling services, and wellbeing initiatives such as free staff breakfasts, free sports activities and staff social events.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to the safeguarding of children. References and Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service checks will be conducted on successful applicants. Please note all roles are exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020.

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About Uckfield College

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1583 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Email address
Phone number

Uckfield College is a highly successful and popular College in the heart of rural Sussex yet within commuting distance of Brighton, Eastbourne and the South Coast. Our College is an excellent working environment characterised by happy, well-motivated students and innovative and enthusiastic teachers.

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