Open Day

Our Open Day will be on Thursday 9th March 2023 at 4.00pm Please email the school office to book a place

Vacancies

Addington Valley Academy is a co-educational special free School with up to 150 places for children and young people aged 2-19 who have autism and social communication, cognitive, sensory and social, emotional, and behavioural needs. .

We are located in a newly constructed school, purpose designed to meet the needs of pupils with autism and complex needs in New Addington, Croydon.

All staff at Addington Valley Academy are supported with regular CPD opportunities to enable them to develop their skills and support our students both educationally and socially.

Staff are are driven, enthusiastic, and above all, committed to the wellbeing of our pupils and students. If you feel you have what it takes to join our team please take a look at our current vacancies – http://www.ohcat.org/vacancies/

Addington Valley Academy is part of Orchard Hill College & Academy Trust (OHC&AT), a specialist Trust with 14 academies and eight college centres across London, Surrey, Sussex and Berkshire.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointments made are subject to a 6 month probationary period and an enhanced DBS check.

 

Click here to learn more about the benefits of working for OHC&AT

Available Jobs

Teaching Assistant, Addington Valley Academy (Scale 3/4, £21,238 to £23,042 per annum (FTE £24,802 to £26,909 per annum))

Location: Addington Valley Academy, Field Way, New Addington, Croydon Hours: Fixed term for Academic year 22-23 in the first instance with the possibility of extension or permanent contract as the school grows further.

Closing Date: 17/02/2023

Receptionist-Office Administrator, Addington Valley Academy (3/4 £21,785 - £23,636 (FTE £24,802 - £26,909 per annum))

Location: Addington Valley Academy, Field Way, New Addington, Croydon Hours: 36 hours per week, term time plus 1 week, start time of 8am and 9am to ensure adequate cover at the start of the School day.

Closing Date: 17/02/2023

The progress my son has made is phenomenal, we couldn’t be happier.

We feel very lucky that he is in this school.

Parent February 2022

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Addington Valley students thoroughly enjoyed a stadium tour of AFC Wimbledon where they were welcomed by Managing Director, Danny Macklin. The visit was hosted by the club’s Disability Liaison Officer, Mandy Bynon to support fans with disabilities to feel safe …

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London Fire Brigade Visit

Sixth form enjoyed a visit from the London Fire Brigade today. They learnt about the role of a firefighter and the skills needed for this job. They also got to try some of the equipment that fire fighters use and …

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The countdown to Christmas  has officially started thanks to Head2Head Sensory Theatre is a registered special needs and disability theatre charity based in Oxted, Surrey. They are passionate about making theatre accessible to everyone and understand that families who have …

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