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/ KS2 maternity cover

Contract type:Temp/Contract
School type:Primary
School:Small primary school in Brighton
Area: Brighton, East Sussex
Salary: up to £238
Closing date: 17 | 04 | 2024

Sussex Teachers are working in partnership with a small primary school in Brighton to find a KS2 Teacher for their Year 4 class. This is a full-time Maternity cover to begin in April and paid to scale up to £238 per day

You will be joining a small, friendly and kind primary school that is situated in Whitehawk, Brighton. The school aspires to create lifelong, reflective learners, equipping children with knowledge, skills and understanding to help them make informed choices throughout their lives. The proportion of students at this school with SEND is well above the national average, the support network in the school reflects this, and it will allow you to make a difference in the education of the children you’re teaching.

This school has had several leadership and staffing changes in the last few years and they are making very successful changes to the school, this is a great opportunity to work with a school community that is striving for excellence. This is a Church of England School and they embody the message of ‘let your light shine’ in all that they do.  

The school is very easily accessed by public transport, with a regular bus route from Brighton town centre.

This is a maternity cover for the year 4 class to start after Easter and continue until at least the end of the academic year, maybe longer. As the Year 4 Class Teacher you will be responsible for the teaching, learning and assessment of a class of 31 pupils. The class has some children with challenging behaviour and EHCP’s, and will be supported by a TA and INA’s. You will be paid to scale.


  • Qualified Teacher status
  • Excellent teaching skills and high expectations of all pupils’ achievement
  • Experience teaching in KS2

How to Apply

If you are a dynamic and dedicated educator looking for a rewarding position, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV or application form to kim@sussexteachers.co.uk or call us on 01273 626800 to hear more.

Sussex Teachers is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace where all employees and candidates are treated with respect, dignity, and fairness. We welcome applications from all suitable candidates, regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability, or age.

Sussex Teachers is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all of our employees to share in this commitment. Our vetting process follows the DfE's Safer Recruitment and Keeping Children Safe in Education guidelines, and these requirements will be discussed with you before registration. 

This role does not meet the requirement for UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) Points-based Immigration System. Successful candidates will need to evidence that they have the Right to Work in the UK.


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Why Sussex Teachers?

Work with an independently owned, specialist recruitment agency who are proud to offer an honest, fair, and local service that benefits both our schools and teaching team.


Free training and professional development opportunities once registered, with "CPD" certified Safeguarding and Child Protection in Schools training as standard.


Be supported by a specialist primary teaching consultant who is on hand for feedback and advice before, during and after this placement.


Weekly pay through "Pay As You Earn", with your income tax and National Insurance contributions deducted from your salary before you receive it. Our payroll team will calculate the correct amount of deductions, saving you additional stress and unexpected end-of-year tax bills.


Opportunity to "Opt-in" to Nest Pension scheme, a portable, government scheme that offers a range of investment options, including ethical and socially responsible funds. As your employer, Sussex Teachers will contribute towards your Nest pension after 3 months of service.