Posted on 2 June 2023
  • Salary M1 -6/UPS
  • Contract Permanent
  • Closing Date This vacancy has closed


Downs View School Woodingdean

Job Summary

  • Job reference
  • Positions available
  • Working hours
    Full time and Part Time
  • Closing date
    This vacancy has closed
  • Job category
    Teaching & Leadership
  • Organisation
    Brighton & Hove City Council
  • Directorate
    BHCC: External

Job introduction

  • Full Time / Part Time Teachers – Downs View School 

Downs View is an Outstanding SEN school & college for pupils aged 4 to 25 years.

We are a highly innovative, committed, outward looking and enthusiastic organisation in all aspects of our work but especially: highest quality education and care, inclusive practice, staff development and parental engagement.

School age roll:  155 pupils at Downs View Woodingdean and have needs related to SLD/PMLD/ASC and complex needs.

Our 16-19 College provision is at our Link College site (Surrenden Road) and our 19 – 25 provision is at Downs View Life Skills College (this is independent of the local authority but is part of the broader Downs View organisation). Our aim is to create outstanding provision for adult learners with a range of needs but fundamentally concentrating on those with severe learning difficulties (SLD), profound & multiple learning difficulties (PMLD) and SLD with autism.

About the role

We are very interested to hear from qualified teachers with SEN experience for full time and part time vacancies at Downs View School.

Please note that teachers are employed by the organisation so can be based at any sites based on experience.  

We are absolutely committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment.  The role is subject to a successful enhanced DBS check. 

Visits are welcomed at all of our sites. Please contact hr@downsview.brighton-hove.sch.uk to arrange your visit.

Teachers may be required to carry out the duties set out in Schedule 3 of The Education (School Teacher’s Pay and Conditions of Employment) order 1993. 

Closing date: Wednesday 21 June 2023 

Interview date: w/c 26 June 2023

How to apply:  Completed application forms accepted by email/post direct to the school office: Warren Road, Woodingdean, BN2 6BB, hr@downsview.brighton-hove.sch.uk

Telephone: 01273 601680


Additional information

For roles being advertised that are either Casual, Scale 1-2, Scale 3 or Scale 4, or have a pro rata entry salary below £20,480::

Work Permits: We may be able to obtain a Work Permit for this post but this is subject to meeting the requirements of the UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) Points-based Immigration System. Please see Gov.uk for more information on the Skilled Worker Visa.

Company information

Please note that this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, and is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Check.

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The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Brighton & Hove Schools do not accept CV or resume.


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