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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

Domestic Assistant

Scale R1, point 1 - £9.25 per hour
Grafham Grange School, Guildford, GU5 0LH
3 hours daily (flexible working - early morning and/or after academic day)
End Date: 27/09/2019

Job Description:

Contract = Permanent

We are looking for a Domestic Assistant to work in partnership with the Housekeeper to provide a safe and clean learning environment for our learners.

Band 6 or Band 7 Occupational Therapist

Band 6 - £10,600 - £13,821 per annum (FTE £29,762 - £38,767 per annum); Band 7 - £14,218 - £15,592 per annum (FTE £39,881 - £43,737).
The Link Primary School, Beddington, CR0 4PG
Part Time, 14 hours a week, Term Time Only (working 39 weeks per year), Wednesday & One other week day.
End Date: 12/09/2019

Job Description:

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

Class Teacher

MPS and SEN Allowance £2,149 Existing UPS points will be honoured for the right candidate
Bedelsford School, KT1 2QZ
Full Time
End Date: 09/09/2019

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.

Learning Support Assistants

£16,350 - £18,195 per annum inclusive of London Weighting Allowance (FTE 20,835 - £23,187 per annum)
Dysart School, Surbiton, KT6 6HJ
32.5 hours per week, 8.45am – 4.00pm, Term Time only
End Date: 05/09/2019

Job Description:

Hours: Part time hours per week also available on a job share basis, this is on the basis of two people being available and willing to complete both set of hours.  Hours would be either 8.45am – 1.45pm (25 hours per week) or 11.45am – 4.00pm (21.25 hours per week) (some flexibility around adjustment of hours will be considered)

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.

Estates Coordinator

Scale 5/6, £24,030 – £28,215 per annum inclusive of London Weighting Allowance
Quadrant House, Sutton, SM2 5AS
36 hours per week, all year round
End Date: 03/09/2019

Job Description:

Based within the Estates Team, you will work closely with College and Academy staff and will liaise with a variety of internal and external stakeholders to maintain a safe and compliant environment offering a high standard of service to OHC&AT.

Specialist Occupational Therapists Band 6

£23,974 - £31,228 per annum for 29 hours per week, All year round (FTE £29,762 - £38,767 per annum - For the right candidate, depending on experience, a maximum FTE salary up to £42,010 per annum will be considered)
Bedelsford School, Grange Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2QZ
29 hours per week, 4 days a week, All year round (Flexible working will be considered)
End Date: 02/09/2019

Job Description:

Now is a really exciting time to join Orchard Hill College and Academy Trust!

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

Highly Specialised Physiotherapist Band 7

£30,205 - £33,126 per annum for 29 hours per week, 4 days a week, Term Time plus 4 weeks. (FTE £39,881 - £43,737 per annum- For the right candidate, depending on experience, a maximum FTE salary up to £48,515 pa will be considered)
Wyvern House, Uxbridge, UB8 2XN, however occasional travel to other locations may be required
29 hours per week, 4 days a week, Term Time plus 4 weeks (Flexible working will be considered)
End Date: 30/08/2019

Job Description:

Now is a really exciting time to join Orchard Hill College and Academy Trust!

We require a Specialist Physiotherapist to join our dynamic multi-disciplinary team (including SLTs, OTs and Music Therapists). You will support our students in accessing all aspects of the curriculum, as well as liaising with parents/carers and other external professionals and agencies.

Speech and Language Therapist

£22,354 – £31,213 per annum (FTE £26,419 - £36,889) Scale R5 – R7, Range 27-50
Brantridge School, Haywards Heath, RH17 6EQ
Full (37 hours) or Part-Time hours considered, Term-Time Only
End Date: 29/08/2019

Job Description:

We are seeking a Speech and Language Therapist who has in-depth understanding of the impact of social communication difficulties on pupil progress and achievement.  Ideally, you will have experience of working with pupils with relevant complex learning difficulties, which include challenging behaviour and will be responsible for supporting the Principal in managing and developing the blended teaching and therapy approach within the school, whilst holding a caseload of pupils.

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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