Jobs In Hastings And The Surrounding Area

This is our jobs in Hastings feature, this page is still in development and we're actively looking to increase the number of entries so we welcome submissions from employers in the Hastings - St Leonards area for a free listing. Follow this link for more jobs in Sussex. Our contact details are at the bottom of the page.

Hastings in East Sussex is a well known tourist destination on the south coast, its current population stands at about 87.000. As the attraction of a traditional English seaside holiday has waned Hastings has sought to diversify it's tourist offerings to include more cultural and commercial opportunities. Commercial fishing has been carried out from Hastings for hundreds of years but it has no great economic role in the life of the town.

The outlying areas do include a range of businesses from the; engineering, catering, motoring and construction sectors. however, health, retail, education and public services account for nearly half of all jobs in the borough. The retails sector includes a number of regional shopping centres including; Priory Meadow Shopping Centre.

Links to jobs in the Hastings area are displayed on this page:

Hastings Retail Employers


  • Battle Road, St. Leonards on Sea, TN37 7AA


  • 212 Queens Road Hastings East Sussex TN34 1QP
  • Kingswalk Hastings East Sussex TN34 1PH


  • 1-3, Robertson St, Hastings, East Sussex TN34 1HN, Tel: 0844 5616161

One of the largest non-food retailers in the UK, selling motor parts and bikes. Offers vacancies in distribution, retail and a graduate training programme.


  • Bohemia Road, Hastings TN37 6RA


  • Queens Road, Hastings, East Sussex, TN34 1RN

New Look

  • Priory Meadows, Shopping Centre, Hastings TN34 1PQ

Robert Dyas -
One of the leading retailers in Sussex, selling household and garden products with a store in Hastings. Numerous vacancies as the company plans to open more local stores in the future. Retail and head office positions also featured on the website.

The Body Shop

  • 8 Bank Buildings Station Road, Hastings, GB TN34 1NJ, Tel: 01424 721444

Amicus Horizon -
Owns and manages more than 4,500 homes in Hastings and St Leonards. Based in Hastings, the company lists vacancies online.

  • Queensbury House, Havelock Road, Hastings, East Sussex, TN34 1BP
  • Kennedy Court, Stonehouse Drive, St Leonards on Sea, East Sussex, TN38 9DH
  • Chiltern Drive, 45-51 Chiltern Drive, Hastings, East Sussex, TN34 3PY

Andrews Estate Agents

  • 23 Sedlescombe Road North, St Leonards on Sea , East Sussex TN37 7DA, Tel: 01424 718196
  • Andrews Building, Robertson Street, Hastings TN34 1HY, Tel: 01424 722122

Avis -
Car Hire.

  • Hasting House, 9 Warrior Square, St Leonards TN37 6BA, Tel: 08445 446042

Booker and Best Ltd -
Based in St Leonards on Sea, Hastings, this is a building contractor and electrical and mechanical engineering company. Suitably qualified applicants and some training positions are available, as advertised online.

Bupa Hospital -
Private hospital based in St Leonard's on Sea offering treatment to individuals and business subscribers. Searchable online database of vacancies ranging from nursing to administration.

  • Conquest Hospital - The Ridgest, Leonards-On-Sea TN37 7RD, Tel: 01424 755255
  • Spire Sussex Hospital - The Ridgest Leonards-On-Sea TN37 7RE, Tel: 0845 6047400

Deutsch Ltd -
Electronic connector manufacturer based in St Leonards-on-Sea, with vacancies typically including electrical engineers, marketing and design engineers.

  • 4 Stanier Road, Castleham Industrial Estate, St. Leonards on Sea TN38 9RF

EAR Sheppard -
Civil and Structural Engineering practice.

  • 3 Wellington Square, Hastings, East Sussex TN34 1PN, Tel: 01424 439825
  • 5 Chiswick Place, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN21 4NH, Tel: 01323 410478

George Stone -
Well established building contractor based in Hastings. Advertises vacancies online for tradesmen and some apprentice positions.

General Dynamics UK Ltd -
Part of an American multinational involved in manufacturing defence systems. The UK site is involved in network communications in particular. Website has online searchable database for, Hastings vacancies.

Hastings College Recruitment
Hastings College is one of the largest employers in East Sussex and the third biggest in Hastings. Around 10,000 students are enrolled at the college and 700 staff meet their needs.


The main campus is located at St. Leonards-on-Sea; other sites include a management centre and an international centre nearby, a residential conference complex in Battle and an adult education centre in Rye.

More and new posts are being created as the college continues to expand and move to new premises in the town centre.

Vacancies and general recruitment advice and help can be found

Salary bandings

  • Curriculum Leaders: £24,311 - £33,226
  • Subject Leaders: £35,277 - £37, 391
  • Teachers: £24, 311 - £33,226
  • Lecturers: £20, 992 - £27,618
  • Vocational Support Practitioners: £17,850 - £19,692

Marshall -
Tufflex Ltd-a manufacturer of PVC for cable management, windows doors and conservatories, based in St Leonards. Various vacancies advertised on line including IT, mechanical engineering, manufacturing systems and industrial design.

Odeon Cinema -
The largest cinema chain in the UK, with a cinema based in Hastings. The company website offers details of its management training programme as well as details about customer service vacancies.

Photek -
Manufacturers advanced image intensifiers, camera systems and detectors. The company is located in St Leonards-on-Sea and advertises mainly electrical and engineering vacancies online.

  • 26 Castleham Road, St Leonards on Sea TN38 9NS, Tel: 01424 850555

Sussex Coast College Hastings -
Based in St Leonard's the college offers courses in art and design, business, hospitality, hairdressing, health and social studies, as well as IT and communications.

The Garden Centre Group -
One of the UK's largest garden centre groups, with over 120 centres nationwide. With a centre based in Bexhill, the company retails quality products for the garden and home. CV applications are welcomed on the website.

  • Bexhill Road, St Leonards On Sea, East Sussex TN38 8AR

Your Move -
National UK estate agency with branches in Hastings and St Leonard's. The website details job profiles in lettings and residential sales as well as current vacancies.

  • 43 Havelock Road, Hastings, East Sussex TN34 1BE

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