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Staff Vacancies

Orchard Manor School is part of the Special Partnership Trust group of acadamised Schools.  We are a special school with a residential provision that caters for nearly 200 students aged 3-19.  We provide education and care for pupils with communication and interaction difficulties, autistic spectrum conditions and learning needs.  Pupils attend either weekly residentially (Monday – Friday) or as day pupils. 

Our motto is ‘We live and learn together’.  This is achieved through working in partnership with all stakeholders and other relevant professionals.  We treat each child as an individual and by ensure the learning opportunities are challenging and engaging.  Our aim is to help each child enjoy education which will enable them to be successful members of the school and wider communities. 

Our School is situated in beautiful woodland grounds, in the seaside town of Dawlish.  We provide a wide range of opportunities to learn outside and offsite to enhance the education and care of our pupils.  

We structure our curriculum around our students identified needs in order to enable them to develop holistically.  Alongside academic progress we are committed to supporting our pupils to develop their; life and social skills, confidence and resilience and love of learning to promote their sense of achievement and self-worth.  Our ultimate goal is that the young people who leave us are prepared for adulthood; whether that be employment, further education, training, or living as independently as possible contributing positively within their community.  With both day and residential places we are committed to keeping every child at the centre of everything we do and to build a centre of excellence in SEN provision.

Are you passionate about educating and caring for pupils so they are equipped for the next stage of their lives? If so, you are just the person we need to join our talented team at Orchard Manor School. 

All current vacancies are listed below. 

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  • 20/01/22

    Familiy Liaison Worker

    The Family Liaison team work with pupils and their families to enable them to make the most of their time at school and learn effectively.  This role will help families to ensure the right support is in place for their child and signposting parents to access external support, where appropriate...
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  • 20/01/22

    Admissions and Exams Officer

    As part of this role, the successful candidate will support the Headteacher and SLT in ensuring a smooth admissions process.  They will handle all aspects of the school’s admissions process in a professional manner, including dealing with enquiries, parent visits and ensuring the systems...
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  • 19/01/22

    School and Residential Administrator

    This role will be required to provide administrative capacity to the school.  They will support the School Admin Manager, Headteacher and SLT, middle leaders, teaching and support staff, with a variety of administrative tasks in an effective and professional manner.  Tasks will include HR...
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  • 12/01/22

    SEN Teacher (KS3/4) required as soon as possible

    We are seeking to appoint an excellent experienced SEN practitioner to teach in KS3/4. You will be required to demonstrate good primary practice and be able to facilitate the ongoing progress and development of this class in a range of learning and personal development programmes. Experience of work...
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  • 12/01/22

    SEN Teacher (KS1/2) required as soon as possible

    We are seeking to appoint an excellent experienced SEN practitioner to teach in KS1/2. You will be required to demonstrate good primary and early years practice and be able to facilitate the ongoing progress and development of this class in a range of learning and personal development programmes. Ex...
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  • 10/01/22

    EYFS Teacher Required ASAP

    We are seeking to appoint an excellent experienced EYFS practitioner to start as soon as possible. You will be required have a sound knowledge of the EYFS and primary curriculum. You will be required to facilitate the ongoing progress and development of this class in a range of learning and personal...
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  • 07/01/22

    Headteacher at Pencalenick School, Cornwall

    This is a rare and exciting leadership opportunity to lead a highly acclaimed special school into its next stage of development and to play a key role in the future leadership of the Special Partnership Trust.
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