Principal: Gavin Thomas

In partnership with East Sussex County Council, we plan to offer up to 74 places in years 10 and 11 from September 2020 and up to 94 places when at full capacity from September 2021. The Workplace is part of the wider Alternative Provision offer of The Sabden Multi-Academy Trust. The Workplace is a school in its own right and replaces the former Personalised Foundation Learning (PFL) offer at College Central.

An overview of pupil numbers as follows:


Sep 2020

Sep 2021+

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Pupils will remain on roll of their commissioning home school on a dual registered basis and must be referred by their school. Home schools, parents and carers will receive regular communication regarding progress. Schools maintain accountability for the appropriateness of pupil placements, their attendance and outcomes. Please note, commissioning schools will pay the top-up amount for this provision for pupils they refer. Please refer to the draft Admissions Statement in the Policy section of this website for further details.

The Sabden Multi-Academy Trust in intending to launch a staff recruitment drive from the 1st of April 2020 and further details will be detailed on the Vacancies section of this website.