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Brighton & Hove

East Sussex

West Sussex


Teaching in Brighton & Hove

With a population of almost 300,000, Brighton is becoming an increasingly popular location
for many people to live. With direct connections to the capital, the beach on your doorstep
and unique shopping experiences, it is no wonder. The City of Brighton and Hove has a rich
history with a diverse and multicultural population. Known for it’s bohemian charm, bars and
restaurants and quaint shopping district.

Brighton is split into many different ‘villages’ such as:

  • Teaching jobs in Brighton
  • Teaching jobs in Saltdean
  • Teaching jobs in Kemptown
  • Teaching jobs in Hanover
  • Teaching jobs in Coldean
  • Teaching jobs in Falmer
  • Teaching jobs in Hove
  • Teaching jobs in Hangleton
  • Teaching jobs in The Lanes
  • Teaching jobs in Queens Park
  • Teaching jobs in Rottingdean
  • Teaching jobs in Moulsecoomb

Brighton has some of the best state and private schools in the UK, schools like
Brighton College attract pupils from all over the world. And with 39 state
primary schools, 9 state secondary schools, 6 special schools and 5 private primary
and secondary schools, there is so much opportunity to teach or support in this
wonderful city. On top of this there are two successful universities. Get in touch
if you want to know more about teaching opportunities in Brighton and Hove.

Teaching in East Sussex

With a population of 550,000, 10 major towns and over 200 villages, Sussex is a large and diverse
local authority. The Seven Sisters Park is part of the South Downs National Park. Beachy Head is
one of the most famed local attractions, along with the flats along Normans Bay. We can’t forget
1066 and the battle of Hastings. There are so many landmarks of historical interest. There are
castles a Bodiam, Hersmonceux, Lewes and Pevesey to name a few. There are great transport links
across Sussex, including buses and trains.

This wonderful county has several large towns that serve a large pupil population:

  • Teaching jobs in Bexhill-on-Sea
  • Teaching jobs in Crowborough
  • Teaching jobs in Eastbourne
  • Teaching jobs in Hailsham
  • Teaching jobs in Hastings
  • Teaching jobs in Healthfield
  • Teaching jobs in Lewes
  • Teaching jobs in Newhaven
  • Teaching jobs in Rye
  • Teaching jobs in Uckfield

East Sussex over 200 schools serve the area; many of them small and local in scope.
East Sussex has a school that celebrated its 500th birthday in 2012 – Lewes Old Grammar
School. Incredible! If you want to teach in East Sussex, get in touch.

Teaching in West Sussex

West Sussex is a great place to live, with over 850,000 people making it their home. With a
rich history and many historical landmarks (such as Arundel Castle, Lancing College’s chapel,
Goodwood House, and many more. The county contains 7 district and borough councils
(Adur, Arun, Chichester, Crawley, Horsham, Mid Sussex and Worthing), and 159 town, parish and
neighbourhood councils, including notable towns;

  • Teaching jobs in Arundel
  • Teaching jobs in Bognor Regis
  • Teaching jobs in Burgess Hill
  • Teaching jobs in Chichester
  • Teaching jobs in Crawley
  • Teaching jobs in East Grinstead
  • Teaching jobs in Haywards Heath
  • Teaching jobs in Horsham
  • Teaching jobs in Littlehampton
  • Teaching jobs in Midhurst
  • Teaching jobs in Petworth
  • Teaching jobs in Shoreham-by-Sea
  • Teaching jobs in Steyning
  • Teaching jobs in Worthing

West Sussex has a broad education system, with a assortment of county-maintained secondary schools and
academies and over twenty independent senior schools. Primary education is provided by around 240
infant, junior, primary schools.

West Sussex has a broad education system, with a assortment of county-maintained secondary schools
and academies and over twenty independent senior schools. Primary education is provided by around
240 infant, junior, primary schools.

Teaching in Surrey

With over a large population of over 1,000,000 people, this relatively small county (650 sq miles) the vast
majority of its land is used for agriculture, forestry and open land. Surrey is a relatively wealthy county
but has areas of deprivation in some of its larger towns. There is a wide range of nationalities, cultures
and languages in this wonderful local authority and thus many great schools!

Notable towns in Surrey include:

  • Teaching jobs in Guildford
  • Teaching jobs in Reigate
  • Teaching jobs in Banstead
  • Teaching jobs in Elmbridge
  • Teaching jobs in Waverley
  • Teaching jobs in Woking
  • Teaching jobs in Spelthorne
  • Teaching jobs in Surrey Heath
  • Teaching jobs in Tanbridge
  • Teaching jobs in Mole Valley
  • Teaching jobs in Epsom and Ewell
  • Teaching jobs in Godalming
  • Teaching jobs in Cranleigh
  • Teaching jobs in Haslemere
  • Teaching jobs in Farnham

The UK has a rich and diverse state-funded education system, with 37 state secondary schools, 17
Academies, 7 sixth form colleges and 55 state primary schools. The county has 41 independent
schools. More than half the state secondary schools in Surrey have sixth forms, great if you’re
looking for KS5 opportunities! Brooklands (twinned with a site in Ashford, Surrey), Reigate, Esher,
Egham, Woking and Waverley host sixth-form equivalent colleges each with technical specialisations
and standard sixth-form study courses. Brooklands College offers aerospace & automotive design,
engineering and allied study courses reflecting the aviation and motor industry leading UK research
and maintenance hubs nearby. If you’re looking for a teaching or support job in Surrey, look no
further – get in touch!