St Richard's Catholic College 

11-16 Mixed Voluntary Aided Catholic Comprehensive with 1,040 pupils, operating under the Trustees of the Diocese of Arundel and Brighton, serving the Eastbourne and St Leonards-on-Sea deanery.

Ashdown Road, Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex TN40 1SE

Tel: 01424 731070  Website:


Required from January 2024

Group 6 NOR, 1040 pupils (11-16)

Salary range: L29-L35


Due to the retirement of the current Principal, the Governors are offering an exciting opportunity to recruit an inspirational and caring Catholic headteacher who will lead the school with passion, ambition and integrity, further developing and delivering our mission and strategic vision.

We are a high performing, over-subscribed school offering an inclusive and holistic education to all pupils from a dedicated, talented and professional staff team.

The school is located in an enviable seaside location with beautiful surrounding countryside whilst also having easy access to both London and Brighton.

A contribution towards relocation expenses may be considered. 

Visits to the school are welcomed.  Please contact or call 01424 731070 and ask for Mrs Jenkins to arrange a mutually convenient time.


The closing date for applications is noon on 14th June 2023.

Interviews will take place on 11th and 12th July 2023

For more details and to apply please email

Recruitment packs will only be supplied to individuals.  This school does not enter into business with recruitment agencies, on behalf of their clients seeking employment.


St Richard’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its pupils and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.