Welcome from the Principal, Dr Catherine Richards 

Thank you for your interest in applying for a position at East Norfolk Sixth Form College.

EN has an outstanding reputation and legacy of delivering high quality education and we play a major role in the local community.

The College is situated near the centre of Gorleston about 2 miles south of Great Yarmouth. The College serves an area of some 500 square miles covering the Norfolk Broads. The College attracts students from 26 schools and has close working relationships with partner schools in Norfolk and Suffolk. Gorleston is a coastal town with affordable housing on the edge of the Broads and within easy reach of the historic City of Norwich. The College is a friendly community of around 1600 16-19-year-old full-time students.

The College offers a broad based curriculum provision with a huge range of choice. Over the years the College has built up a record of well above average ‘A’ level results (consistently over 99% pass rate) and a strong reputation for a supportive atmosphere and caring community. The College consistently features at the top in the national attainment tables. EN provides excellent value-added by stretching all of our students to do the best that they can to achieve a record of well above average ‘A’ level results and a strong reputation for a supportive atmosphere and caring community.

We employ around 180 staff with a wide range of roles in teaching, support and technical services. We have a strong commitment to equality and diversity, and creating a supportive work environment where staff and students can grow and flourish. We work hard to ensure that all our selection and other employment processes are fair and consistent and based on individual ability and competencies. We place a strong emphasis on positive behaviours, respect and dignity at work. We actively support individual professional growth and development and our staff surveys and leavers’ comments consistently reflect that this, and a friendly environment, are areas where we do well.

There are numerous benefits to choosing a role at EN including:  

  • Support staff - minimum 24 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • 195 day teaching contracts
Generous Pension Schemes
  • Teaching staff - Teacher's Pension Scheme (TPS) 
  • Support staff - Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS).
In addition:
  • Access to a range of internal and external programmes designed to develop and enhance your skills and your potential
  • Free access to 24-hour confidential employee support hotline
  • OCC Health Support - provided through our external wellbeing providers.
  • Free Onsite Parking
  • Free Sight Tests
  • Family Friendly Policies including policies related to paid maternity/paternity/adoption/parental leave.
  • Free Gym
  • Free Activity Sessions including Yoga, Archery and much more
  • Standards payment (support staff)

I do hope that you will decide to apply to come and work with us here at East Norfolk Sixth Form College. If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact our friendly HR Team.