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Varndean College is a thriving and successful sixth form college with an excellent reputation for inclusion and adding value. Committed and suitably qualified teachers are invited to register their interest in teaching the following subjects:

Teaching Vacancies - History, English Language, Maths, Geography and Biology 

Salary: NSP1 £22,937 - NSP8 £35,975 (depending on qualification and experience)

Starting in September 2017

Varndean College are looking for a team of suitably qualified teaching professionals to help us inspire the next generation, across a range of subjects - English, History, Maths, Geography and Biology.  Across these subjects we are offering both part time as well as full time teaching positions starting in September 2017 to teach level 3 courses (A/S, A level and IB)

You will have a relevant degree and a recognised teaching qualification.  We welcome applications from NQTs and experienced teachers from Sixth Form Colleges, FE Colleges and Schools.

We look forward to hearing from you!

To apply: In the first instance please email us at your CV (detailing your experience) and contact details- please mark clearly on your CV what subject area you are applying for.

Closing date 28 April 2017

The College is committed to safeguarding and promotes the protection and welfare of all students. Appointments to the College are subject to enhanced DBS checks


Biology Cover Teacher

FTE: 0.80

Start date: asap

Salary: £25.34 p/h

Varndean College is a co-educational Sixth Form college currently catering for around 1200 full-time students, including 50 mature students on Access courses, plus 1200 adults on evening courses. Varndean College is situated close to the beautiful Sussex downs overlooking the resort of Brighton.

An opportunity has arisen for a skilful and energetic practitioner to join our successful Biology team to provide cover whilst the permanent post holder is on sick leave. You’ll be teaching mainly A2 to A level but might also be asked to contribute to our BTEC Programme and the International Baccalaureate.

A job description for the role is available here:

For further information or to apply applicants are requested to email: .  Please attach a copy of an up-to-date CV outlining all relevant teaching experience.

Application forms and further information about applying for jobs at Varndean College are listed below.

The application form and further information about applying are listed below:

disability confidentWe are positive about disability!  We are commited to the principles embedded within the disability confident scheme and welcome applications from anyone who has a disability.

We will interview all applicants who declare a disability and evidence in their application that they meet the essential criteria for a job vacancy.

If you would like further information about any of the positions available, please contact Human Resources:

Tel: 01273 546637

The college is committed to equality of opportunity and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. All staff employed by Varndean College are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We value diversity and welcome applications from applicants from all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from sections of the community which are currently under represented at the College, including BAME and applicants with disabilities. Please note we will not use any personal information relating to your background at any stage of the application process.  We are also prepared to make our standard application forms available in other formats to help any disabled candidates to apply.  Please email/call to request.  

We are always looking for new talent. If you would like to join the College but can’t see any relevant vacancies to apply for, why not send us a copy of your CV to  We would love to hear from you.

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