Job Vacancies & Volunteering

Job Vacancies:

All our current job vacancies are displayed here, along with relevant information for potential candidates.


Permanent Full-Time Teachers required for September 2020 or sooner if available

[MPS / UPR plus SEN 1 Allowance]

We are looking for enthusiastic and inspiring teachers to join our successful teaching team. Applications from NQTs are welcome.

Are you highly motivated and looking for opportunities to teach pupils with a range of complex learning difficulties?

We wish to appoint teachers who –

  • are passionate about the pupils
  • have knowledge and understanding of SEN teaching, learning and assessment
  • are an effective communicator
  • have high expectations
  • are willing to contribute to the development of the school and participate fully in the school community



Springfield School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post involves the type of work with children and young people, that requires applicants to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post. All cases are considered confidentially and according to the nature of the role and information disclosed.

If you are interested in being a supply teaching assistant (non-contracted, casual work with no fixed hours). Please contact our Senior TA Jo Donohoe on 01993 706662 or 703963.

Important information for all vacancies.

Teaching Assistants Required

Part-Time Temporary positions available

We are looking for part-time temporary Teaching Assistants to join our school for the Summer Term 2020 – there is a possibility of temporary work in September too].

Pay scale – Grade 6 – Point 8.           Full-time salary £15,300 pro rata.

We are looking for Teaching Assistants who –

·        are committed, flexible and enthusiastic

·        can provide high quality education and welfare for our pupils

·        have the ability to work within all areas of the School

·        can use their initiative

·        are a good communicator and an effective team member.

Please read the Job Description and Person Specification for clarity on the expectations of the role.







At Springfield School we welcome volunteering from all members of the community.

People volunteer for many different reasons; to gain experience, because they have a skill to offer the pupils e.g. music, sports, computing, to try work in a school such as ours, because they have a skill to offer the school and sometimes just because they want to.

If you are interested in volunteering at Springfield School please contact Jo Donohoe on 01993 703963.