Deadline is today

  • Job start date

    1 January 2024

  • Closing date

    2 October 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    18 September 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Yes, visa sponsorship available

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


Additional allowances


What skills and experience we're looking for

Are you a talented teacher with a passion for languages and a determination to improve outcomes and life chances?

Are you ambitious and ready to take the next step in your career?

This is a really exciting opportunity to join a forward-thinking, supportive languages faculty in an outstanding comprehensive school, where languages are highly valued and GCSE uptake is more than 75% across our three languages.

What the school offers its staff

This role is ideal for someone beginning their leadership journey or for someone with leadership experience.

Shortlisted applicants will be subject to an online search. This is not part of the short listing process itself, and you will get a chance to address any issues of concern that some up during the search, at interview.

We offer a fantastic Private Healthcare package with Benenden Health, and can access a 30% discount on memberships at Freedom Leisure.

Applications should be sent to by 09:00HRs on Monday 2nd October 2023. Interviews to be held soon after.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Apply for the job by following the link below

Skilled worker visa sponsorship is available for this job.
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About Downlands Community School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1225 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

Downlands Community School is a thriving, 11-16, mixed, Local Authority, comprehensive school, set in a beautiful location at the foot of the South Downs and only 6 miles north of Brighton with an enviable reputation for success with pupils of all abilities and from all social backgrounds. The School was inspected by OFSTED in November 2016 and the report, published in January 2017 found that the School was “Outstanding” in all areas. The School is now striving to become “beyond outstanding”.

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