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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 OHC&AT, 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

Play Assistants – Dysart School

Grade C, Point 10-14 £6,365 - £6,596 per annum (FTE £21,408 - £22,185 pa)
Dysart School, 190 Ewell Road, Surbiton, KT6 6HL
12.5 hours per week, 11.30am to 2.00pm term time only
End Date: 10/09/2021

Job Description:

Are you interested in supporting young people with severe learning disabilities, with autistic spectrum conditions or with profound and multiple learning disabilities?

At Dysart School we are looking to recruit Play Assistants to work alongside our pupils who range from 4 to 19 years old.

Administration Assistant – Dysart School

Grade D point 15 – 20 £19,486.28 - £20,926.78 per annum inclusive of London Weighting Allowance (FTE £22,185 - £23,825)
Dysart School, 190 Ewell Road, Surbiton, KT6 6HL
36 hours per week, 8.15am – 4.15pm Monday to Thursday, 8.15am to 4.00pm Friday, term time plus 1 week
End Date: 08/09/2021

Job Description:

We are seeking to appoint a friendly, reliable Administration Assistant with excellent organisational skills to provide an efficient administration service to support the smooth running of the school.

School Administration Assistant/Examinations Officer – St Philip’s School

Pro-rated, actual salary £20,890.22 - £22,434.84 (FTE £24,033.00 - £25,810.00)
St Philip’s School, Harrow Close, Chessington, Surrey, KT9 2HR
Full time (39 hours per week) and Term time only (Monday to Thursday: 8.00am to 4.30pm and Friday: 8.00am to 3.30pm)
End Date: 08/09/2021

Job Description:

With strong administrative and organisational skills, you will support the School Business Manager in a range of administrative and office duties providing effective and confidential comprehensive administrative support in order to ensure the smooth and efficient running of the school.

Speech and Language Therapist – Bedelsford School

£21,089.31 - £23,786.02 pa - Grade I, Spine point 39 – 44 (FTE £38,883 pa – £43,855).
Bedelsford School, Grange Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2QZ.
3 Days (22.5 Hours) per Week Term Time Only. Actual Working Days Negotiable.
End Date: 31/08/2021

Job Description:

We are seeking a qualified Speech and Language Therapist to join our therapy team.

Emotional Health & Wellbeing Practitioner

£13,677 - £17,793 per annum inclusive of London Weighting Allowance (FTE £35,236 - £45,838 per annum)
Sutton, SM2, however travel across sites will be required
Part-time role 2 days per week, term time + 5 weeks
End Date: 18/08/2021

Job Description:

Status: 12 months fixed term contract

The Emotional Health & Wellbeing Practitioner will provide a high standard of clinically effective, person centred and evidence based assessment of wellbeing, and intervention to students with profound/multiple learning disabilities as well as physical disability/complex physical health needs and SEMH needs. They will support staff wellbeing, by developing and delivering training for staff and managers to promote health and wellbeing in the workplace and provide support and supervision for our mental health first aiders. They will also play a pivotal role in building a Wellbeing Pathway to support students and staff.

Pastoral and Learning Support Assistant – Grafham Grange School

Scale R3 £17,912.49 - £19,387.15 per annum (FTE £21,828 - £23,625)
Grafham Grange, Grafham, Bramley, Guildford GU5 0LH
34.5 hours per week, Term Time only, 8.30am – 4.00pm Monday to Thursday and 8.30am – 3.30pm Friday with 30 minute unpaid break.
End Date: 13/08/2021

Job Description:

We are looking to recruit Pastoral and Learning Support workers to support students both within and outside the classroom either within a teaching group or on a 1:1 basis.

Music Therapist – Bedelsford School

Band 7 £7,123 - £7,811 per annum inclusive of London Weighting Allowance (FTE £41,798 - £45,838 per annum)
Bedelsford School, Grange Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2QZ.
1 day per week (Wednesday), Term Time only
End Date: 08/08/2021

Job Description:

A vacancy has arisen for a Music Therapist to work at Bedelsford School, a special school within the Orchard Hill College Academy Trust.

Attendance & Admissions Officer – The Skills Hub

£21,142.88 - £24,824.96 (Scale 5/6 FTE - £24,691 - £28,991)
The Skills Hub, Middlesex UB7 8HJ
36 hours per week, term time only (39 weeks)
End Date: 29/07/2021

Job Description:

We are looking for an enthusiastic person with relevant experience who displays a high level of personal drive and energy, who will be able to contribute to improving the attendance of our young people.

As a community of learners, families and colleagues OHC&AT believes that by working collaboratively, with energy and ambition we can always effect positive change. No limit is placed on what is possible and everyone has the ability to be the very best they can be.

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