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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    2 July 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    11 June 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Full time: Teachers T&C's. 32.5 hours per week.

Contract type


Pay scale

UQT 1-6

Additional allowances

Additional Allowance £2,000

What skills and experience we're looking for

You Are: An experienced hairdresser/barber and/or tutor with a clear understanding of professional hairdressing/barbering and the wider industry including beauty industries. You will have the ability to share your knowledge and expertise to support students in achieving qualifications in Hairdressing and Barbering. You will also demonstrate a willingness to undertake training and mentoring from qualified teachers to develop skills of planning and assessment. You will become a role model to groups of students, and will be able to model skills within your trade alongside the wider skills of employability (including professionalism, organisation and adaptability). You will be keen develop links with local employers from hairdressing and barbering related industries and develop enterprise initiatives to enable pupils to get a taste of the world of work alongside formal qualifications.

What the school offers its staff

Students who access The Workplace come from across East Sussex and have been identified as at being at risk of disengagement and suspension from their commissioning school. We have high expectations of students via Workplace standards, to suitably prepare them for post-16 and the wider world of work. Staff work with employers across industry to ensure that classroom practice replicates the world of work and ensure students develop relevant skills and knowledge. Pastoral care is a critical part of the whole school curriculum.

Commitment to safeguarding

The school has a proven commitment to 'Equality of Opportunity' and actively promotes the welfare and safeguarding of young people. Successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced check from the Disclosure and Debarring Service (DBS).

Applying for the job

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About The Workplace

School type
Free School, ages 11 to 16
School size
0 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

The Workplace is an aspirational and innovative Alternative Provision Free School in East Sussex which opened in September 2020. The Workplace provides industry relevant education for students in year 9-11 which is high quality, based on partnerships and focused on enterprise. It offers students a strong grounding in Math's, English, Science and Enterprise alongside quality provision in one of six vocational areas (Hairdressing & Barbering, Hospitality & Catering, Multi-trades construction, Automotive, Sports & Fitness and Arts & Creativity).

Arranging a visit to The Workplace

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@sabden.org.uk.

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