Places are still available on our Supported Internship starting in September 2021, in partnership with London Borough of Sutton.

Click here for details and how to apply.


Orchard Hill College is an outstanding specialist college offering life-changing learning opportunities to young people and adults. We have six vibrant college centres across London and Surrey where committed, specialist teams deliver a range of programmes to meet the needs of our students.

The college is a busy, vibrant place to work, where our committed workforce is dedicated to empowering and enabling students to achieve.

If you are interested in joining Orchard Hill College but do not see a vacancy that you feel is right for you, please still get in touch so we are able to keep your details for future opportunities. Please email us on to register your interest.

Orchard Hill College is part of Orchard Hill College & Academy Trust (OHC&AT), a specialist Trust with 15 academies and six college centres across London, Surrey, Sussex and Berkshire. Click here to view all vacancies across OHC&AT.

OHC&AT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Please send your completed application form to

Please note that CV applications will not be considered.

Available Jobs

Lecturer – Lomond House Centre, Camberwell Green (£31,192 - £40,629 per annum inclusive of London Weighting Allowance)

Location: Lomond House Centre, Camberwell Green, SE5 7AL Hours: 36 hours per week, Monday to Friday

Our Lecturers manage and direct teaching teams to ensure effective, learner-centred teaching that meets the needs of our students. This involves consulting carers, therapists and personnel from Social Services, as well as internal colleagues. Lecturers work with the management team to further develop the College into a valuable resource centre for fellow professionals.

Closing Date: 01/09/2021

Safeguarding and Welfare Lead – Wyvern House (6/SO1 - £21,706 - £25,275 inclusive of London Weighting Allowance (FTE £27,459 - £31,552))

Location: Wyvern House, Uxbridge, UB8 Hours: 36 hours per week, Term Time Only

We are seeking to appoint a Safeguarding and Well-being Lead to ensure the safety of all students through outstanding attendance monitoring, robust safeguarding processes, and improved outcomes and opportunities for the young people and their families we work with, by providing a range of family interventions and support.

Closing Date: 31/08/2021

Senior Teaching Aide – Beaconsfield Centre, New Malden (Grade 5/6, £19,518 - £22,917 per annum including London Weighting Allowance (FTE £24,691 - £28,991 per annum))

Location: New Malden, KT3 Hours: 36 hours per week, Monday to Friday, Term Time Only

Contract: x3 vacancies – 2 Permanent and 1 Fixed Term for 1 year

We are looking for a Senior Teaching Aide to join our busy, vibrant College, where our committed workforce is dedicated to empowering and enabling students to achieve.

Closing Date: 23/08/2021

Student Services Coordinator (£22,771.80 - £26,737.57 per annum inclusive of London Weighting Allowance (FTE £24,691 to £28,991 per annum, Grade 5/6, SP21.1 – SP28))

Location: Quadrant House, Sutton, SM2 5AS however travel to other locations will be required across all College sites Hours: 36 hours per week, Term Time plus 6 weeks

Based within the Assessments and Placements department (Admissions Team), you will work closely with College staff, students, parents, carers, professionals, and visitors, to maintain the high standards of the College, taking responsibility for ensuring all administrative staff are aware and adhering to the review procedures, including minute taking.

Closing Date: 10/08/2021

Creative Arts Therapist (Band 7: For the right candidate, depending on experience, salary will be awarded in line with NHS/AFC pay scale for Band 7. Would also consider applications from qualified Band 6 candidates, for further enquiry please contact us. )

Location: Any venues across the academic year. Hours: 7.25 hours, 1 day per week (Excluding Friday, day can be agreed), Term Time plus 4 weeks.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, flexible and motivated arts therapist who will work collaboratively with other therapists and teaching staff at the College, with the aim of providing a holistic therapeutic approach to their work with students.

Closing Date: 26/07/2021

As a result of outstanding teaching, over time students make excellent progress and develop the knowledge and skills they need to achieve their goals.
Ofsted November 2019

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