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What can you gain from a Career at Orchard Hill College & Academy Trust?

Orchard Hill College & Academy Trust (OHC&AT) is an exciting, forward-thinking organisation, and there are many benefits to embarking on your career with us.There a plenty of reasons to join Orchard Hill College & Academy Trust, here are just a few:

– an organisation with a strong ethos and culture focused on pupils and students with SEN

– comprehensive training and development from our in-house Training School

– scope for career progression across our College Centres and Academies

– generous annual leave and flexible working schemes.

– defined benefits pension scheme

– childcare vouchers and enhanced parental leave schemes

Please see below the current vacancies available across OHC&AT or email us on jobs@orchardhill.ac.uk to register your interest.

 

 

Available Jobs

Facilities / Customer Services Apprentice

£150 per week plus £500 bonus on completion of Advanced Level Apprenticeship
Quadrant House, Sutton, but will be required to attend other College locations.
36 hours per week, Monday to Friday, All year around
End Date: 22/05/2019

Job Description:

Duration: One year

We are looking for an organised and effective communicator to work in our Facilities Team and to cover reception duties within the Quadrant House Customer Service Team, when required. You will communicate effectively with customers, staff, students and all stakeholders face to face, in writing or by telephone on the help desk. You will provide general office administration and reception duties within the Trust and will receive training and support to achieve your advanced level apprenticeship in customer service.

Learning Support Assistants

Pay & Rewards C - £16,350pa - £16,943pa. Pay & Rewards D - £16,943 - £18,195pa
Dysart School, Surbiton, KT6 6HL
32.5 hours per week, 8.45am - 4.00pm, term time only
End Date: 07/05/2019

Job Description:

Dysart is a vibrant and Ofsted-rated outstanding school for pupils between the ages of 4-19 who have severe and complex learning disabilities, including Autistic Spectrum Conditions.  Our vision places our learners and their families at the heart of everything we do.

Are you interested in supporting young people with severe learning disabilities, including Autism?  Dysart School is recruiting Learning Support Assistants to support our pupils who range from 4 – 19 years old.  The successful candidates will play a crucial role in supporting our pupils’ learning.

 

SEMH Speech and Language Therapist Specialist Band 6

£16,906 - £22,021 per annum inclusive of London Weighting Allowance (FTE £29,762 - £38,767)
West Drayton and Wandsworth, however travel to other locations may be required
21.75 hours per week, Term Time plus 4 weeks
End Date: 06/05/2019

Job Description:

We require an experienced Speech and Language Therapist to work as part of our schools’ dynamic multi-disciplinary team to support our students and pupils in accessing all aspects of the curriculum, as well as liaising with parents and carers and other external professionals and agencies. You will work closely with teaching staff, helping to integrate therapy and learning objectives, as well as instructing and supporting teaching staff in delivering therapy programmes/groups and use of specialised equipment. You will also deliver training to other staff.

Speech and Language Therapist Band 6

£27,283.69 - £35,538.83 per annum inclusive of London Weighting Allowance (FTE: £29,762 to £38,767 pa)
St Philip’s School, Chessington
36 hours per week, Term Time only
End Date: 30/04/2019

Job Description:

Start:  4th September 2019, subject to clearance checks (July starts considered for suitable candidates)

We require an experienced Speech and Language Therapist to work as part of our dynamic multi-disciplinary team (including Occupational Therapists) to support our students in accessing all aspects of the curriculum, as well as liaising with parents/carers and other external professionals and agencies.

The post holder will join a team of speech and language therapists who are jointly responsible for providing a therapy service to St Philip’s School.

Primary Class Teacher

MPS (Outer London) + SEN (£2106)
St Philips School, Chessington, Surrey, KT9 2HR
Full-time and Permanent
End Date: 30/04/2019

Job Description:

Start: 4th September 2019, subject to clearances (July start considered for suitable candidates)

There is an exciting opportunity to join our newly formed Key Stage 2 team at St Philip’s.

St Philip’s is expanding and as a result we are seeking to appoint an exceptional primary teacher who will be able to work with our newly formed class of year 5 and 6 pupils.  This is an ideal opportunity for either mainstream or specialist primary teachers to extend and enrich their professional development through working with young people who have a range of learning needs. Class sizes are between 8-10 students and follow a moderated version of the National Curriculum.

Site Supervisor

Grade 5/6 which is FTE £24,030 - £28,215 per annum
St Philips School, Chessington, Surrey, KT9 2HR
Full-time and Permanent
End Date: 30/04/2019

Job Description:

We are seeking a Site Supervisor to work proactively under the direction of the School Business Manager and Headteacher to ensure the buildings and grounds are maintained to a high standard in order to support the teaching and learning within St Philip’s School, which will include security, Health and Safety, cleanliness, porterage, routine maintenance and refurbishment, minor repairs and assisting with obtaining maintenance/repair quotes/estimates to ensure best value.

Class Teacher

MPS and SEN Allowance £2,149 Existing UPS points will be honoured for the right candidate
Bedelsford School, Kingston upon Thames, KT1 2QZ
Full Time
End Date: 26/04/2019

Job Description:

We are seeking a class teacher to join our team as soon as possible.

We are looking for someone who:

– Is a qualified teacher.

– Has experience in special educational needs.

– Has the ability to inspire and develop pupils to achieve their full potential.

– Has excellent classroom management skills.

Occupational Therapist

R5 – R8 £22,354 - £34,210 per annum depending on experience (FTE £26,419 – £40,431 per annum)
St Dominic's School, Hambledon, Godalming, Surrey GU8 4DX
Full time, term time only
End Date: 26/04/2019

Job Description:

We are looking for an enthusiastic and strongly motivated individual to join our experienced team providing intensive specialist support for pupils and students. We seek an Occupational Therapist who wants to develop their career, skills and knowledge in a specialist educational setting from Key Stage 2 to 5. Experience of working with children and young people with a range of needs including autism and sensory processing disorders is desirable.

This is a unique opportunity to develop clinical skills within an educational environment, offering the chance to work collaboratively with a range of professionals and to use therapeutic skills creatively to meet the needs of pupils and students. In return we offer excellent support from colleagues and staff, commitment to CPD, access to internal and external training.

If you believe you can help our learners to fulfil their potential at school, at home and in their communities and are looking for a fresh challenge, then this role may be just what you are looking for.

Speech and Language Therapist

R5 – R8 £22,354 - £34,210 per annum depending on experience (FTE £26,419 – £40,431 per annum)
St Dominic's School, Hambledon, Godalming, Surrey GU8 4DX
Full time, term time only
End Date: 26/04/2019

Job Description:

We are looking for an enthusiastic and strongly motivated individual to join our experienced team providing intensive specialist support for pupils and students. We seek a Speech & Language Therapist who wants to develop their career, skills and knowledge in a specialist educational setting from Key Stage 2 to 5. Experience of working with children and young people with a range of needs including SpLD and Autism is desirable.

This is a unique opportunity to develop clinical skills within an educational environment, offering the chance to work collaboratively with a range of professionals and to use therapeutic skills creatively to meet the needs of pupils and students. In return, we offer excellent support from colleagues and staff, commitment to CPD, and access to internal and external training.

If you believe you can help our learners to fulfil their potential at school, at home and in their communities and are looking for a fresh challenge, then this role may be just what you are looking for.

Clerk to the Governors

£12.80 up to £15.03 per hour, (FTE £24,030 - £28,215 per annum)
Supporting our schools in Surrey, South London, Slough and Hillingdon, with potential for additional support at other schools where required
Flexible Working – Claims Paid, Term Time
End Date: 26/04/2019

Job Description:

We have an exciting opportunity for enthusiastic, talented clerks who are seeking the flexibility of part-time working to support Local Governing Bodies at our schools in Tooting, Kingston, Slough and Hillingdon, with the option to support one or multiple schools across the Trust.

You will be offered job specific training, as well as ongoing support from the Governance Manager and you will have the opportunity to network with other clerks.

Teaching Assistant

£15,059 - £17,680 pro rata per annum (FTE £17,797 - £20,895 per annum)
Brantridge School, Staplefields, Haywards Heath, RH17 6EQ
37 hours per week, Term-Time Only
End Date: 23/04/2019

Job Description:

We are seeking an individual to support students to learn in a safe, stimulating, therapeutic environment and to make outstanding progress academically, socially and emotionally.  The ideal candidate will have experience working with children, preferably in an educational setting, and possess a GCSE or equivalent in Maths and English and a relevant NVQ Level 3 or a willingness to work towards this.

Class Teacher

Teachers’ Main Scale/Unqualified Teacher Pay Range
Brantridge School, Staplefield, Haywards Heath, RH17 6EQ
Full Time
End Date: 23/04/2019

Job Description:

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic Teacher. The successful candidate will have a commitment to developing outstanding practice and the desire to improve educational outcomes and life chances for our pupils. Experience of working within a SEN setting is essential.

We are willing to accept applications for teaching posts from NQTs or those who are willing to undertake teacher training. Successful applicants who are willing to undertake teacher training would be paid on the Unqualified Teacher Pay Range as appropriate.

Teaching Assistant

£14,397.30 - £17,333.46 per annum (FTE £17,015 - £20,485 pa), Scale R1 - R2, range 1-11
Brantridge School, Staplefield, Haywards Heath, RH17 6EQ
37 hours per week, Term-Time Only
End Date: 22/04/2019

Job Description:

We are seeking an individual to support students to learn in a safe, stimulating, therapeutic environment and to make outstanding progress academically, socially and emotionally.

Learning Support Assistant (Social, Emotional & Mental Health) x 4

Grade 5/6, £19,072 - £22,717 per annum inclusive of London Weighting Allowance (£22,956 - £27,342 per annum)
Young People’s Academy, West Drayton, UB7 8AB
36 hours per week, Term Time only
End Date: 19/04/2019

Job Description:

We are looking for people who are passionate about working with students that present with mental health needs and challenging behaviours. This role is ideal for individuals who want to work within education, health and social care.

Skills Coach

Grade 5/6, £19,072 - £22,717 per annum inclusive of London Weighting Allowance (£22,956 - £27,342 per annum)
Young People’s Academy, West Drayton, UB7 8AB
36 hours per week, Term Time only
End Date: 19/04/2019

Job Description:

We are looking for people who are passionate about working with students that present with mental health needs and challenging behaviours. This role is ideal for individuals who want to work within education, health and social care.

Site Supervisor / Driver

Scale 4/5: £22,377 - £25,809 per annum inclusive of London Weighting Allowance, plus an allowance of £6,348 per annum for the right candidate
The Skills Hub, West Drayton
36 hours per week, All year round
End Date: 19/04/2019

Job Description:

We are looking to recruit a Site Supervisor/Driver specifically who would be willing to work across our three sites in West Drayton and Uxbridge, sometimes at short notice. You will be required to carry out a range of duties relating to the running, upkeep and security of our sites.

This is a very exciting and pivotal moment in the lives of St Dominic’s, Brantridge and Grafham Grange schools.  Academy conversion under the sponsorship of OHC&AT will help secure their futures and, no doubt, lead to better outcomes for pupils and students, families and carers, staff and all stakeholders.   We are looking forward to a bright future as part of the OHC&AT family.

Ken Cowdery, Chair of Governors

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