Job Vacancies Eagle House School (Sutton) – Secondary

Assistant Psychologist (South London)

(Fixed term/permanent contract available)

Starting salary £22,661– £25,935 per annum including London weighting, depending on experience (equivalent to NHS AfC Band 4)

We are looking for an Assistant Psychologist to join our in-house Curriculum Access Team (CA Team) based across two sites, Eagle House School (Sutton) and Eagle House 6th Form (Carshalton). You will be a member of this dedicated team working alongside Speech & Language Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Assistant Behaviour Support Specialist and another Assistant Psychologist. We are looking for an individual who will be able to provide pupils, parents and staff with a comprehensive range of support, advice and guidance in relation to promoting positive behaviour and well-being. We have developed our own unique approach to teaching and learning, designed specifically for children and young people on the autistic spectrum. ‘The Eagle House Approach’ is based on a combination of best practice, experience, and innovation.

The successful candidate will work with staff and pupils across the schools as well as collaborate with families and external agencies to carry out assessments, interventions, monitor and report on progress and participate in in-service training.

Our ideal candidate will have a minimum requirement of a Psychology Degree and have worked with individuals with autism and complex needs. Additional training and experience in mental health will be highly regarded.

The hours of work will be 37.5 per week, Monday to Friday 8.15am to 4.15pm, 52 weeks per year.

The successful candidate will automatically be enrolled onto our private Health Care Plan.

Eagle House Group is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children and young people and expects all of its employees to share this commitment. This post is exempt under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced check by the Disclosure & Barring Service.

If you are interested in joining our multi disciplinary team of professionals and wish to have an informal discussion or request an application pack, please contact the Human Resources Department on 0208 770 7788 or email irena.graham@eaglehousegroup.co.uk.

CVs will not be accepted; only applications submitted on the Eagle House Group application form will be considered.

Closing date: 12pm, Friday 13th July 2018
Interview date:
TBC with candidates for July 2018

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Learning Support Assistants (South London)

Salary £15,500 to £17,500 per annum pro rata (Dependent on skills and experience)

The position will involve:

  • Supporting Class teachers to offer a broad-based, appropriate curriculum
  • Assisting with the supervision of students outside of classroom activities e.g. meal times and recreation times

We are looking for Learning Support Assistants who have:

  • an understanding of/interest in autism
  • experience of working with children or vulnerable adults in an education or care setting
  • an ability to work as part of a team and to use their initiative to support and implement the Eagle House approach to helping pupils who have a range of needs associated with having autism
  • a calm, patient manner and ability to react positively to extreme levels of behaviour
  • GCSE Grade C or equivalent in English and Maths

Eagle House School (Sutton) is an independent specialist co-educational day school providing secondary year’s education for learners, aged 11 to 19 years with an autism spectrum disorder (including Aspergers syndrome) and associated social and communication difficulties. Many of our learners have complex needs and behaviour associated with their autism.

At Eagle House School (Sutton), we recognise that successful learning is achieved through positive experiences and strive to create a school day that is motivating, rewarding and purposeful for each student. At the core of our teaching and learning is the Eagle House Approach, which has been developed specifically for learners with autism and brings together the ‘best of the best’ approaches. This approach is supported by our in-house multidisciplinary team of therapists, which comprises speech & language therapists, occupational therapists, a behaviour support specialist, music therapist and yoga therapist and is led by our clinical psychologist. We are looking for candidates interested in working as part of this dynamic team.

LSA Job Description Covering Letter – LSA (Sutton) 

Hours will be Monday to Thursday 8.15am to 4.00pm and Friday 8.15am to 3.30pm, during term time only. 

The successful candidate will automatically be enrolled onto our private Health Care Plan.

Eagle House Group is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children and young people and expects all of its employees to share this commitment. This post is exempt under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced check by the Disclosure & Barring Service.

If you are interested in joining our team and wish to apply for the role please complete an application form found on our website or contact the HR Department on 0208 770 7788 or email admin@eaglehousegroup.co.uk .

CVs will not be accepted; only applications submitted on the Eagle House Group application form will be considered.

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