School Vacancies

There are currently vacancies for

SEN Teacher

Catering Manager

Learning support assistants (4)

SEN Class Teacher

Suitable for Main scale Teacher, Upper pay scale or NQT teachers welcome to apply

Roll: All age special school for children aged 3-19 with a wide range of special needs.

Start date: September 2021

(possible July start available)

Oak View School is an inspiring, forward thinking school where no two days are ever the same (but a smile is always guaranteed!) which caters for pupils aged 3 – 19 who have a variety of severe and complex learning difficulties.

We pride ourselves on having high quality and enthusiastic staff that encourage our pupils to achieve their fullest potential enabling each pupil to grow in confidence, and able to participate in the wider community. We support our staff in doing this by offering a high level of training and development throughout their time at Oak View School and encouraging them too to also reach their fullest potential.

To join our team you will need:

  • To want to work therapeutically and think creatively and outside of the box
  • The ability to create a clear vision for the class
  • The skills to develop the pupils to their full potential
  • To have a strong track record of outstanding teaching
  • To be able to assess pupils knowledge and understanding scaffolding their next steps accurately
  • To have high expectations of students and experience of raising achievement
  • Understand the complexities of SEN pupils
  • Have QTS to understand the learning of our pupils
  • Passion for pupils with SEND

In return we will provide:

  • A dedicated and experienced support team
  • Timetabled PPA
  • Excellent training and support
  • Supportive and proactive governors
  • Awesome pupils and staff
  • A variety of therapists in school for physio, speech & language and sensory integration

Application pack:



Tel. 020 8508 4293 Ex 2

Closing date: Monday 22nd March 2021

Interview date: Wednesday 14th April 2021

Oak View is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all pupils attending the school. As the duties of these posts involve regular contact with children, any offer to the successful candidates will be conditional upon an Enhanced Disclosure being obtained via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Catering Manager

20 hours per week

Essex Scale 5    point 8 -11

Required: 12th April 2021

Monday to Friday, 9.00 am – 2.00 pm, term time plus inset days        

We have an exciting opportunity for a dedicated Catering Manager to join our hardworking team at Oak View Special Needs School.

We are looking to appoint an experienced Catering Manager who has a passion for cooking and providing high quality meals.     A self-motivated individual, who enjoys using their own initiative as well as working as part of a team.

You should hold the Level 3 Food Safety Certificate, have experience of working in a similar environment: be capable of supervising and motivating staff and manage the catering budget with support from the Head Teacher.

We serve an average of 80 lunches a day.

This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a thriving, forward thinking school.

For further information, please contact Mrs D Cross at the school on 0208 508 42 93 ex 2 email

Deadline for applications: Midday 1st March 2021

Interviews to take place week commencing 8th March 2021.

In compliance with safer recruitment procedures and guidelines, all applications must be made on an application form, CVs will not be accepted. This appointment will be subject to pre-employment checks including an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service and satisfactory references. The Epping Schools Partnership Trust is an equal opportunities employer.

 SEN Learning Support Assistant

Start date: 12th April 2021

Fixed Term Contract 1 year

Working hours:  Monday, Wednesday, Thursday. 8.50am – 3.20pm, Friday 8.50am -1.10pm

Tuesday 8.50am -4.20pm (team meeting 3.20pm -4.20pm every other week)

Training every Monday and Thursday 3.20pm- 4.20pm – during your training period

Monday – Friday term time only plus all inset days

Essex Pay Structure

 Scale 3 / Scale 4

 Pro Rata

 Depending on experience

Experience not needed in house training provide.

Have you ever considered supporting the Teaching and Learning of children and young people who have Special Needs?

We are looking to appoint Learning Support Assistants to join our hardworking and friendly team, working to support our special needs children Age 3-19 years covering a whole range of complex needs including ASD, SLD, PMLD and challenging behaviour.

Application pack:

Or telephone and leave a message on 020 8508 4293

Closing date:   Monday 22nd February  2021

The governing body is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful candidates will be subject to DBS clearance.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people.