Alton School

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Working at The Alton

Our vision is to give every child in our community an exceptional education - our school is an exciting one to work in and we have a team of committed staff and local governors who work exceptionally hard to give the children the very best. Staff are exceptionally well supported and developed, with opportunities within our school and across our multi academy trust of four south London primary schools. We have a strong inclusive and supportive ethos, experienced TAs in each class, a well-resourced curriculum and fabulous children. We serve a diverse multi-cultural community and celebrate the richness that this brings to school life. We have extensive grounds bordering beautiful Richmond Park.

Key Stage 2 Teacher

An exceptional and unexpected opportunity has arisen for an excellent teacher to join our lovely team of staff, to work in Year 5 or 6, starting in January 2020 (or sooner). 

Our children say: "A good teacher is kind and enthusiastic, pushing us to be the best we can be.”

If you want to be part of something truly special, please contact Helen Gibbs on 020 8876 8482 to arrange a visit, or to have an informal chat with the Headteacher, Ruth Hudson. Visits are warmly welcomed.

Please visit TES Jobs for more information and to complete the application form. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. Please email your completed application to by Friday 13th December 2019 (but we review applications as we receive them, so your early response is encouraged). 

Trainee SENCO

We are looking for a trainee SENCO for 3 days per week to start in January 2020

Please see job description and advert below. Please do contact the school if you require any further information.


Covering Letter 

Job Description

Q1E Application Form

Registering your interest

If there are no current vacancies, and you would like to register your interest in working at the school, please contact the school office with your CV and we will keep your details on file.