West Sussex teachers’ salaries revealed in new Government stats

Average salaries of West Sussex teachers have been revealed
Average salaries of West Sussex teachers have been revealed

More than 5,700 teachers are employed full-time in state schools throughout West Sussex. with a multi-million-pound salary bill.

Figures released by the Department for Education and published via its website show that around 2,545 teachers are employed full-time in state-funded secondary schools in the county - at an average salary of £39,355 each.

And around another 3,194 teachers were employed full time in state primary schools in West Sussex, at an average salary of £36,720 each.

The figures are among Government statistics for the county’s education workforce in 2017/18.

They show that the equivalent of 123.9 full-time teachers are employed at Steyning Grammar School, with each on an average salary of £39,045.

The Weald School in Billingshurst employs around 98 full-time teachers on average salaries of £37,553.

At Tanbridge House School in Horsham there are an average of 86.2 full-time teachers, each on average salaries of £39.507.

Horsham’s Millais School has an average of 81 full-time teachers on average salaries of £38,900 while Horsham’s Forest School has around 58 full-time teaching staff on average salaries of £38,261.

As far as primary schools are concerned, figures show that Greenway Academy in Horsham employs an average of 22 full-time teachers with average salaries of £33,362.

At Leechpool Primary School in Horsham, around 20 teachers are employed in full-time positions on average salaries of £35,574, and at Horsham’s North Heath Primary School, an average of 18 teachers are employed on average salaries of £37,081.

Other figures show that there are around 16 teachers in full-time positions at Shelley Primary School in Broadbridge Heath, on average salaries of £36,083; and at Arunside Primary, Horsham, there are an average of 17 teachers on average salaries of £34,378.

At Kingslea Primary in Horsham, there are around 17 full-time teachers on average salaries of £35,611 while at Heron Way Primary School there are an average of 17 full-time teaching positions with each teacher paid an average salary of £37,219.

At Holbrook Primary School in Horsham, there are around 17 full-time teachers with average salaries of £38,181.

All of the schools also employ teaching assistants and support staff.