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We provide a high standard of support to all the people within our care and offer all employees a progressive, warm and flexible environment. Whether you are starting a new career path or have years of experience, we still want to see what you can bring as an employee with the desire to learn. Our school is built on great teamwork and mutual support. We value every member of our team and want your career to thrive. The work is varied, challenging and rewarding with a comprehensive training and development package.

Please take a look at the details of our job vacancies and descriptions below and contact us if you have any questions regarding our current job vacancies.

Current Vacancies (please click on the job title to view the job description):

Speech & Language Therapist

Salary: Spot salary depending on experience.

Start: As Soon As Possible

Contract type:  Full Time

Contract term:  Permanent

Closing Date: 29.03.2024

Interview Dates:  To Be Agreed

Oaklands School is an independent SEN School caring for children and young people aged 5-16 years.  Students that attend our school typically have a primary need of autism, with associated Speech and Language therapy needs. This is a very exciting role for a Speech and Language Therapist who can demonstrate an understanding of the issues facing SEN children and their needs.

To find out more about this exceptional opportunity, please initially contact: before making an application.

Oaklands School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is subject to an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).


KS1 Teacher with SEN experience

We are looking for a professional who can demonstrate knowledge of the EYFS/KS1 curriculum, who can plan, teach and assess effectively.  The candidate should have a good working knowledge of Education, Health and Care Plans.  

Teachers (NQTs and QTS)

We are looking for professionals who can demonstrate knowledge of the curriculum and who can plan, teach and assess effectively. It would be an advantage to have a knowledge of Education, Health and Care Plans and SEND experience. looking for a professional who can demonstrate knowledge of the secondary curriculum, who can plan, teach and assess effectively with specific knowledge of the Maths or English Curriculum. It would be advantageous Teaching Assistants (both TA and HLTA)

As a Teaching Assistant at Oaklands School, you will be supporting pupils with Special Education Needs, to engage in a creative timetable of education.  We are looking for enthusiastic, approachable, flexible and experienced Teaching Assistants, who are open to learning.

To apply, please download and complete the application and equal opportunities forms below, and once complete email them both to

The closing date for all applications is midnight on Friday 29 March 2024.

Interview Dates: to be arranged


Application Form

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Alternatively, please contact us for an informal discussion about the role you are interested in.

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