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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

Assistant Principal (must be able to teach English or Science to GCSE level) (Leadership Scale, L4-L8 - £44,141 - £48,599 per annum)

Location: Grafham Grange School, Guildford, GU5 0LH Hours: Full Time

We are looking for a committed and enthusiastic Assistant Principal who must also be able to teach either English or Science to GCSE level.

Closing Date: 23/11/2018

1-2-1 In Class/Out of Class Learning Support (Scale R3 £16,194.74 - £17,528.23 per annum (FTE £20,828 - £22,543 per annum))

Location: Grafham Grange School, Guildford, GU5 0LH Hours: 34 hours per week, 8.30am – 4.00pm Monday to Thursday with 30 minute unpaid break and 8.30am – 2.30pm on Friday, Term Time Only.

We are looking to recruit 1-2-1 in class & out of class learning support assistants who have experience of working with students with SEMH and associated complex learning difficulties, which includes challenging behaviour.

Closing Date: 23/11/2018

General Technician (£8.84 to £10.65 per hour depending on experience)

Location: Grafham Grange School, Guildford, GU5 0LH Hours: 34 hours per week, 8.30am – 4.00pm Monday to Thursday with 30 minute unpaid break and 8.30am – 2.30pm on Friday, Term Time Only.

We are looking to recruit a General Technician to provide general technical, administration and safeguarding support to the work of the teachers across the DT, Science, Food Technology and Art Departments.

Closing Date: 23/11/2018

Therapy Assistant (£14,855 - £15,928 actual salary (FTE £19,106 - £20,485 depending on experience))

Location: Grafham Grange School, Guildford, GU5 0LH Hours: 34 hours a week, 39 weeks a year plus 5 weeks paid holiday (Term Time Only)

We are looking for an enthusiastic and strongly motivated therapy assistant to join our experienced team of therapists providing intensive specialist support for students.

Grafham is looking to offer a multi-disciplinary approach with Therapists and Therapy Assistants working with teachers and care staff to enhance the learning process and provide a waking day curriculum. We now have the exciting opportunity to expand our therapy team so that all staff can work together to develop this service.

Closing Date: 23/11/2018

Speech and Language Therapist (£20,139 - £28,120 actual salary (FTE £25,901 - £36,166 depending on experience))

Location: Grafham Grange School, Guildford, GU5 0LH Hours: 34 hours a week, 39 weeks a year plus 5 weeks paid holiday (Term Time Only)

We are looking for an enthusiastic and strongly motivated therapist to join our experienced team of therapists providing intensive specialist support for pupils and students.

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 students.

Closing Date: 23/11/2018

Teaching Assistant (Scale 4/5, £15,925 to £19,263 per annum inclusive of London Weighting Allowance (FTE £20,667 to £24,999 per annum) )

Location: Carew Academy, SM6 7NH Hours: 33.25 hours per week, Term Time Only

We are looking for someone with drive, creativity and a passion for supporting young people to achieve their best. Your background is not important; what is important is that you have high expectations, love a challenge and have a determination to make a difference to the lives of our superb students.

Closing Date: 22/11/2018

Principal (Fringe Leadership Points: Group 5, ISR 24-30)

Location: Chart Wood School, Merstham, Surrey Hours: Full Time

You will be an ambitious, proven leader either at Deputy or Headteacher level and have an excellent track record of successfully implementing school improvement and impactful change.

This is an exciting time in the School’s development with a planned relocation to a newly refurbished learning campus in Dorking

Closing Date: 22/11/2018

PLAY ASSISTANT (Grade B, Scale 7-9, £5,294 - £5,326 per annum inclusive of London Weighting Allowance (FTE £19,635 - £ 19,755 per annum))

Location: Bedelsford School, Grange Rd, Kingston upon Thames, KT1 2QZ Hours: 11.42 hours per week, Term Time Only (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday 11.40am – 1.55pm & Friday 11.30am – 1.55pm)

Are you interested in developing the play skills of youngsters with severe learning difficulties?

Due to expansion of our popular school we are looking for a number of special people to help play with, feed and look after the personal care of our pupils.

Bedelsford School is an outstanding small, friendly school specialising in looking after pupils with SEN, particularly those with profound and multiple learning difficulties.  This is an exciting opportunity to join our friendly lunch time team.

Closing Date: 21/11/2018

School Office Manager (Scale S8 (SCC), £25,355 per annum (FTE £28,294 per annum))

Location: Chart Wood School, Merstham, Surrey Hours: 36 hours per week, Monday – Friday, Term Time plus 2 weeks

We are seeking to appoint a well organised Office Manager for a varied role in our school where your professionalism, initiative and office skills will be welcomed. You will manage the full range of administrative support to the Head and Senior Managers.

Closing Date: 19/11/2018

Teaching Assistant (Grade D, £16,408-£17,685 per annum inclusive of London Weighting Allowance (FTE £20,136 - £21,702 per annum))

Location: Bedelsford School, Grange Road, Kingston upon Thames, KT1 2QZ Hours: 33.75 hours per week, Term Time Only (Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday 8.30am – 3.30pm, Tuesday 8.30am – 4.45pm)

Due to our increasing pupil numbers we currently have vacancies for Teaching Assistants to provide general support to the class teacher in the management and organisation of the pupils and the classroom, creating and maintaining a supportive educational environment.

Closing Date: 19/11/2018

Speech and Language Therapist (Scale I, Spine Point 40 £12,858 per annum inclusive of London Weighting Allowance (FTE £38,040 per annum))

Location: Bedelsford School, Grange Road, Kingston upon Thames, KT1 2QZ Hours: 2 Days per Week 8.30am – 4.00pm, Term Time Only

We are seeking a qualified Speech and Language Therapist to join our therapy team to provide for pupils with physical disabilities, severe and profound and multiple learning difficulties and complex needs.

Closing Date: 19/11/2018

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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