For any queries please contact:

Cherry Garden School

41 Bellenden Road, London SE15 5BB

020 7237 4050

admin@cherrygardenschool.co.uk

Headteacher – Kelly Hawker

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Admissions

Our admissions are arranged by the Local Authority, if you would like to arrange a visit to the school, please contact us via phone or admin@cherrygardenschool.co.uk.

 

You can find our admissions policy here.

Current Vacancies

Learning Support Assistants
Required for September 2022 or sooner

Salary:  HAY 5, point 6 currently starting at £23,850.

This will be pro-rata 29 hours per week, term time only, 39 weeks per year.

Cherry Garden is an outstanding community special school that meets the needs of children (2-11 years) with severe and complex needs including autism. We are in a new state of the art building with brilliant facilities and extensive landscaped grounds and it goes without saying the children are ‘amazing’. Please check out our Twitter account @CherryGdnSchool and our Instagram @cherrygardensch to see them in action!

We have a child centered play based curriculum with motivating and fun learning opportunities at the centre of what we do.

Are you:

  • enthusiastic, fit and healthy with a sense of humour.
  • passionate about supporting pupils with learning disabilities.
  • a team player.

We in turn can offer:

  • A friendly and supportive staff team.
  • Comprehensive induction and on the job training.
  • Opportunities for continual learning.

All Southwark schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to pre-employment checks, references will be sought and successful candidates will need to undertake an enhanced DBS check and have the right to work in the UK.

An application pack can be found on our website www.cherrygardenschool.co.uk/vacancies or may be requested from the School Administration Manager at admin@cherrygardenschool.co.uk.

Applications should be submitted to this email address or posted to Cherry Garden School, 41 Bellenden Road, London SE15 5BB.

Closing Date: 9.00am, Wednesday, 8th June 2022

Interview Date: w/c 13th June 2022

If you would like to arrange a tour of our school please call us on 020 7237 4050.

Premises Officer
Required From July 2022 (or as soon as possible)

HAY Grade 4, Spine Point 4 – 9 (£23,016 – £25,161)
(36 hours per week / 52 week contract, with some additional evening/weekends)

Cherry Garden is an outstanding special school that meets the needs of children (2-11 years) with severe and complex learning needs. We are looking for a flexible and enthusiastic Premises Officer to work with our very experienced Facilities Manager.

We are located in the heart of Peckham and our purpose-built building has a number of specialist rooms to support all aspects of pupils learning. These include hydrotherapy pool, trampoline room, sensory room and extensive grounds.

Previous experience of school facilities management would be an advantage. The post holder would be expected to have a good level of literacy and computer literacy skills.

All Southwark schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All posts are subject to pre-employment checks, references will be sought and successful candidates will need to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

For further information please contact Ros Edwards (Facilities Manager) on: 0207 2374050

An application pack can be found on our website www.cherrygardenschool.co.uk/contact/  or may be requested from the School Office Manager at admin@cherrygardenschool.co.uk.
Applications should be submitted to this email address or posted to Cherry Garden School, 41 Bellenden Road, London SE15 5BB.

Closing Date: 9.00am Wednesday 8th June 2022

Interviews: Friday, 17th June 2022

If you are shortlisted for interview and would like to arrange a tour of the school, please call us on 0207 2374050.