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Our Vacancies

Cardinal Newman is a community where every individual is valued and expected to excel. The school is based on the south coast in the exciting and vibrant City of Brighton & Hove, East Sussex. In return the school can offer a strong and supportive community of colleagues, students and parents and a culture of providing regular support for personal and professional development. Cardinal Newman Catholic School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.  An enhanced DBS check will be required. Applications are encouraged from black and ethnic minority candidates, as these groups are under-represented on the school’s staff. (Race Relations Act sections 35-38 apply)

School Matron

M11 £35,411-£38,296
Actual Starting Salary £30,814
Full Time 37 Hours Per Week


The Governors are seeking to appoint a qualified, experienced and highly efficient School
Matron to this large Catholic Comprehensive Secondary School. This role encompasses all
aspects of the Medical Centre providing high quality holistic health care to all groups across
the school ensuring their medical, personal and social care needs are met. In addition, the
postholder will work closely with the safeguarding and pastoral care teams. This role would
suit a proactive individual who would enjoy the challenge of working in a busy school

The successful applicant will:
• Be a Registered Nurse (RGN)

• Have experience of working with children and young adults

• Possess excellent organisational and communication skills and the ability to display

sensitivity when handling difficult situations.

• Be flexible in their approach to working and be able to use initiative.

• Work efficiently and accurately.

• Possess the ability to multi-task and work under pressure.

• Maintain confidentiality at all times.


Closing Date: 30 November 2023 at 10am

Please send your application form to

Exam Invigilator

£10.90 Per Hour

The Governors are looking to extend our team of exam invigilators who supervise students and ensure an appropriate environment is maintained during examination periods. We are seeking diligent Exam Invigilators who will relate positively to all students, be extremely reliable and adaptable, with good verbal communication skills and the confidence, on occasions, to address large groups of students. Hours are flexible and successful applicants will be employed on a casual basis, with hours and days of work dependent on the examination timetable. No experience is necessary as full training will be provided. 

Please send your application form to

Join the Newman Family!

Are you interested in working at Cardinal Newman Catholic School in the future?

Please introduce yourself to us by sending your CV or completing an Application form to and we will keep you in mind for any future vacancies.

Please find vacancies for the following organisations below:

Our Lady of Lourdes        Cottesmore Primary School        Arundel and Brighton Diocese     St John's Brighton and Hove

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