Open Event

Our next Open Event is on Thursday 1 December 4-6pm. To book your place email enquiries@addingtonvalley.org. Free onsite parking is available for visitors.

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

Special Occupational Therapist (Grade: Band 6, Spine point: 25-30. £33,940 to £40,191 per annum (FTE £34,722 to £41,116 per annum inclusive of High Cost Area Supplement for Outer London))

Location: Addington Valley Academy, Field Way, New Addington, Croydon CR0 9AZ Hours: 36 hours per week, Monday – Friday, Term Time plus 2 weeks (Part-time, flexible working and/or Job share will be considered)

Closing Date: 10/10/2022

Family Support Worker (Scale 5/6, £22,616 - £26,554 per annum (FTE £25,123 - £29,498 per annum))

Location: Addington Valley Academy, Field Way, New Addington, Croydon Hours: 36 hours per week, term time plus two weeks

Closing Date: 03/10/2022

Teaching Assistants (Scale 3/4, £19,329 to £21,133 per annum (FTE £22,573 to £24,680 per annum))

Location: Addington Valley Academy, Field Way, New Addington, Croydon Hours: 36 hours per week, term time only

Closing Date: 03/10/2022

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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