Orchard Hill College is an Outstanding Specialist College offering life-changing learning opportunities to young people and adults. We have seven 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 14 Academies and seven College Centres across London, Surrey and Sussex. 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.

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Please note that CV applications will not be considered.

Available Jobs

Senior Health Assistant (Scale 5/6, £19,037 - £22,940 per annum (FTE: £22,956 – £27,342 per annum))

Location: To work across our Beaconsfield Centre in New Malden and VPC Centre in Carshalton Hours: 35 hours per week, Term Time plus one week in non-term time

We are looking for Senior Health Assistants to assist in the provision of all health care support for our students to ensure their well-being is maintained at all times.  This will include nutrition and hydration, including gastrostomy management, hygiene and giving learners medication.

You will be operating specialist equipment including hoists and gastrostomy pumps.

Closing Date: 18/04/2019

Head of Learning Centre (£44,826 - £57,228 per annum inclusive of London Weighting Allowance)

Location: Wyvern House, Uxbridge, however travel to our other locations will be required Hours: 36 hours per week, Monday to Friday, All year round

We are looking for a bright, diligent and enthusiastic Head of Learning Centre to manage our Wyvern House Centre in Uxbridge.

Orchard Hill College is a dynamic, forward looking organisation.  We provide a wide range of quality full-time and part-time courses for adults with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities.

Closing Date: 04/04/2019

Highly Specialised Speech and Language Therapist Band 6 or 7 (Band 6, Scale 7-14, £27,982.89 – £36,449.59 per annum; Band 7, Scale 15 – 18, £37,497.00 - £41,122.49 per annum )

Location: New Malden and Carshalton Centre Hours: 36 hours per week, Term Time plus 4 weeks

We require experienced Speech and Language Therapists to work as part of our dynamic multi-disciplinary team (including Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists and Music/Arts Therapists) to support our students/pupils in accessing all aspects of the curriculum, as well as liaising with parents/carers and other external professionals and agencies. You will work closely with teaching staff, helping to integrate therapy and learning objectives, as well as instructing and supporting teaching staff in delivering therapy programmes/groups and use of specialised equipment. You will also deliver training to other staff.

Closing Date: 29/03/2019

Student Services Coordinator (Scale 5/6, £16,579 - £19,747 per annum inclusive of London Weighting Allowance (FTE £22,956 to £27,342 per annum))

Location: Quadrant House, Sutton, SM2, however will be required to attend other College locations Hours: 26 hours per week, all year round

We are looking for an organised and effective communicator to work in our Assessments and Placements team.

Closing Date: 28/03/2019

Outcomes for learners are outstanding, teaching, learning and assessment are excellent and the extremely diverse programmes that meet learners’ individual needs, interests and aspirations, prepare them very well for life after College.
Ofsted Report

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