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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 are plenty of reasons to join Orchard Hill College & Academy Trust, here are just a few:

– 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

– membership to Perkbox for benefits, vouchers and freebies

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

 

 

Available Jobs

Class Teacher (Primary – however this is negotiable)

Main Pay Scale - A SEN (lower) allowance of £2149 per annum is payable on appointment. The full SEN allowance of £4242 per annum is payable following the acquisition of a post-graduate qualification in the field (supported by the school), the completion of two years in post at Dysart or significant SEN experience.
Dysart School, Surbiton, KT6 6HJ
Full time (non-negotiable) Permanent, From September 2020 or as soon as possible
End Date: 06/03/2020

Job Description:

Dysart are seeking to recruit class teachers who have the drive, creativity and a passion for teaching and learning to join our dedicated and welcoming team.  Experience of working with pupils with SEN is desirable but not essential.  What is imperative is that you have high expectations, a sense of humour, a love of challenge and a determination to make a difference to the lives of our fantastic children.

Skills Coach

Grade 5/6, £19,965 - £23,442 per annum inclusive of London Weighting Allowance (£24,030 – 28,215 per annum)
Young People’s Academy, West Drayton, UB7 8AB
36 hours per week, Term Time only
End Date: 06/03/2020

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.

English Teacher

Teacher’s Fringe Main (FTE £25,543-£37,152) and Upper Pay Scale (FTE £38,797-£41,635)
Chart Wood School, Merstham, Surrey, RH1 3PU
Full or Part time
End Date: 28/02/2020

Job Description:

We are looking for people with drive, creativity and a passion for teaching to join our team and contribute to our fast improving school. You will plan differentiated work to meet the needs of individuals and groups promoting progression, continuity and quality of learning by having clear intentions for children’s learning and by using your knowledge of school policies and National Curriculum requirements. You should hold Qualified Teacher Status (or QTS anticipated or prepared to study/achieve QTS or equivalent) and have successful experience of working with pupils with SEN in either a mainstream or special setting.

Maths Teacher (Fixed Term to July 2020)

Teacher’s Fringe Main (FTE £25,543-£37,152) and Upper Pay Scale (FTE £38,797-£41,635)
Chart Wood School, Merstham, Surrey, RH1 3PU
Full or Part time
End Date: 28/02/2020

Job Description:

We are looking for people with drive, creativity and a passion for teaching to join our team and contribute to our fast improving school. You will plan differentiated work to meet the needs of individuals and groups promoting progression, continuity and quality of learning by having clear intentions for children’s learning and by using your knowledge of school policies and National Curriculum requirements. You should hold Qualified Teacher Status (or QTS anticipated or prepared to study/achieve QTS or equivalent) and have successful experience of working with pupils with SEN in either a mainstream or special setting.

ASD Teacher

Teachers Main Pay Scale £25,543 - £37,152 per annum, plus SEN (lower) allowance of £2,149 per annum is payable on appointment. The full SEN allowance of £4,242 per annum is payable following the acquisition of a post-graduate qualification in the field (supported by the school), the completion of two years in post at Arbour Vale or significant SEN experience.
Arbour Vale School, Slough, SL2
Full time 32 hours per week
End Date: 28/02/2020

Job Description:

We are seeking to recruit an ASD teacher who has drive, creativity and a passion for teaching and learning to join our dedicated and welcoming team.  Experience of working with pupils with SEN is desirable but not essential.  What is imperative is that you have high expectations, a sense of humour, a love of challenge and a determination to make a difference to the lives of our fantastic children.

PMLD Teacher

Teachers Main Pay Scale £25,543 - £37,152 per annum, plus SEN (lower) allowance of £2,149 per annum is payable on appointment. The full SEN allowance of £4,242 per annum is payable following the acquisition of a post-graduate qualification in the field (supported by the school), the completion of two years in post at Arbour Vale or significant SEN experience.
Arbour Vale School, Slough, SL2
Full time 32 hours per week
End Date: 28/02/2020

Job Description:

We are seeking to recruit a PMLD teacher who has drive, creativity and a passion for teaching and learning to join our dedicated and welcoming team.  Experience of working with pupils with SEN is desirable but not essential.  What is imperative is that you have high expectations, a sense of humour, a love of challenge and a determination to make a difference to the lives of our fantastic children.

Learning Support Assistants

Grade C - D, £16,350 - £18,195 per annum
Dysart School, Surbiton, KT6 6HJ
32.5 hours per week, 8.45am – 4.00pm, or 25 hours per week, 8.45am – 1.45pm or 21.25 hours per week 11.45pm – 4.00pm term time only
End Date: 25/02/2020

Job Description:

Are you interested in supporting young people with severe learning disabilities, including Autism?  We are seeking to recruit Learning Support Assistants who have the drive, creativity and a passion for teaching and learning to join our dedicated and welcoming team.

Learning Support Professionals

£19,500 to £29,922 per annum inclusive of London Weighting Allowance (FTE £22,800 to £34,986 per annum)
Nightingale Community Academy, Tooting, SW17 7DF
36 hours per week, Monday to Friday, Term Time Only
End Date: 24/02/2020

Job Description:

Do you believe that education has a critical role in transforming and enriching the lives of young people? Would you like to be part of something energetic, innovative and empowering? If so, we want to hear from you.

We are recruiting learning support staff to work alongside children with additional needs as they overcome barriers to learning and achieve at their potential.

We are looking for someone with drive, creativity and a passion for teaching to join our team and contribute to our fast improving school. Academy Status brings new opportunities and we are looking for new team members who can add value by supporting and delivering ‘quality first’ learning experiences that challenge and engage. Experience of working with learners with SEN in either a mainstream or special setting is desirable but not essential. What is imperative is that you have high expectations, a love of challenge and a determination to make a difference to the lives of our learners.

Speech & Language Therapist

Band 5: SC5/SC6 £25,377 - £29,796 FTE / Band 6+: SO1-SO2 £30,333 - £34,986 FTE (salary to be pro rata and dependent on experience and qualifications)
Nightingale Community Academy, Tooting, SW17 7DF
3 days per week, Term Time Only
End Date: 24/02/2020

Job Description:

We are seeking a Speech and Language therapist who has the drive to develop and work with young people with challenging behaviour within a school context. This will need to include an integrative approach that is responsive to individual needs.

We are offering a great opportunity to join an expanding team of therapists working at Nightingale Community Academy, working closely with our therapeutic team, NHS and CAMHS. You will join a team made up of Psychotherapists, Educational Psychologist and Occupational Therapist.

KS3 Class Teacher

Main Pay Scale/Upper Pay Scale + SEN dependant on experience and qualifications (Opportunity for additional TLR payments for candidates with leadership experience)
Nightingale Community Academy, Tooting, SW17 7DF
Full Time
End Date: 24/02/2020

Job Description:

Do you believe that Teachers have a critical role in transforming learning and enriching the lives of young people? Would you like to be part of something energetic, innovative and empowering? If so, we want to hear from you.

We are recruiting for the following position:

  • KS3 Class Teacher (Year 8)
    • Experience of Primary Teaching would be beneficial.
    • Ability to teach KS4 Citizenship is highly desirable.

Music/Music Technology Teacher

Main Pay Scale/Upper Pay Scale + SEN dependant on experience and qualifications (Opportunity for additional TLR payments for candidates with leadership experience)
Nightingale Community Academy, Tooting, SW17 7DF
Full Time (Part time considered for the right candidate)
End Date: 24/02/2020

Job Description:

Do you believe that Teachers have a critical role in transforming learning and enriching the lives of young people? Would you like to be part of something energetic, innovative and empowering? If so, we want to hear from you.

We are recruiting for a Teacher of Music/Music Technology

Experience of teaching Music Technology up to level 2.

Skills Coach

Grade 4/5, £18,591.92 - £21,443.40 per annum inclusive of London Weighting Allowance (FTE £22,377 - £25,809)
The Skills Hub, West Drayton UB7 8HJ
36 hours per week, Term Time only
End Date: 24/02/2020

Job Description:

We are looking for people who are passionate about working with students that present with mental health needs and challenging behaviours and can remain calm and non-judgemental when under pressure.

Special Teaching Assistants

Level 4 – £16,198.57 + SSA allowance £981.07 per annum (FTE £20,819 + SSA allowance £1,264 per annum)
Arbour Vale School, Slough, SL2
33.5 hours per week, Monday 8.30am – 4.30pm; Tuesday - Friday 8.30am – 3.30pm - term time only
End Date: 24/02/2020

Job Description:

Are you interested in supporting young people with severe learning disabilities, including Autism? Arbour Vale is recruiting Special Teaching Assistants to support our pupils who range from 2 – 19 years old. The successful candidates will play a crucial role in supporting our pupils’ learning.

Payroll Officer

Scale 6/SO1, £14,846 - £17,060 per annum inclusive of London Weighting Allowance (FTE £26,724 - £30,708)
Quadrant House, Sutton, SM2 5AS
Part time position, 20 hours per week Monday to Friday, all year round
End Date: 23/02/2020

Job Description:

We are currently seeking an experienced Payroll Officer to join our dynamic and committed payroll team. You will provide a high quality payroll service for all OHC&AT employees, accurately inputting data into the Payroll system (Select Pay), liaising with HR colleagues, schools and departmental managers and calculating payments.

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 Orchard Hill College Academy Trust will help secure their futures and, no doubt, lead to better outcomes for pupils and students, families and carers, staff and all stakeholders.

Ken Cowdery, Chair of Governors

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