Vacancies at Ormiston Six Villages Academy

As Principal of Ormiston Six Villages Academy, I would like to extend a very warm welcome to you.

This is a fantastic time to join Six Villages. Our Academy has been on a transformative journey, and this was recognised in September 2017 with Ofsted granting us a rating of ‘Good’ in all categories, noting that we are ‘a rapidly improving school’.

We are clear on our key priorities in order to provide an inspirational education where every young person is ready for life in our global community.  Our students have an appetite for success and our staff are committed to unleashing their potential. Parents are supportive and loyal to the academy. The strong alignment amongst stakeholders makes this Academy a great place to work and take your career on to the next level.

Ormiston Six Villages Academy is a small, vibrant and caring learning community. We are committed to ensuring pupils are stretched intellectually and foster a love of learning, whilst feeling valued, happy and safe.  In addition to facilitating academic success, life at Six Villages provides the platform to allow us to commit to the growth and development of our students culturally, spiritually, morally and socially, whilst enhancing their sporting talents and furthering their artistic gifts.

All our staff have the opportunity to:

  • Play a significant role in the development of Ormiston Six Villages Academy

  • Develop their skills in a highly rewarding environment with the shared aim of enriching the lives of the pupils who attend Ormiston Six Villages Academy

  • Join the OAT family and receive comprehensive CPD through the school and associated networks

Ormiston Six Villages Academy is an equal opportunity employer and supports the safeguarding and protection of children and individuals. As part of your preparation to apply for any role within the Academy, we require that you read our Safer Recruitment & Selection Policy and Whistleblowing Policy. Please also ensure that you complete and return the Safer Recruiting Information Sheet with your application - all three documents can be downloaded from the links opposite.

Please return your completed applications to Mrs C Canadas -

Tours are strongly encouraged to see the Academy in action. To further your insight into our Academy, please take a tour of our website at

I look forward to receiving your application.

Ms Umbar Sharif, Principal

Current Vacancies

 There are no current vacancies.

Advice from the West Sussex Safeguarding Board can be found by following this link:

Blue Flag Teaching School Alliance


Ormiston Six Villages Academy is part of the Blue Flag Teaching School Alliance, a partnership of Secondary schools, Primary Schools, Special Schools, FE College and the University around Chichester and the Western area of West Sussex. 

The Blue Flag Teaching School draws its allegiance and spirit of collaboration from the twin recognition that we are all responsible for all of our young people in our area, and that no single institution can meet all the needs of all of its pupils on its own. All members are committed to improving Teaching and Learning as well as Leadership in all schools across the alliance.  We are responsive to meet the needs of local groups of pupils.

Please click here for more information from the Blue Flag Teaching School Alliance regarding a career in teaching / returning to teaching or email