Current Staff Vacancies


Swimming Instructor

– A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Swimming Instructor to join us as soon as possible. Our pupils have a range of complex needs in areas including cognitive, physical, sensory and health related. The pupils are incredibly hard working and love their time in the water. There has been a significant period of time where their access to swimming has been limited and we can’t wait for them to benefit on a more regular basis again.
Interested applicants are strongly encouraged to visit Horton Lodge School prior to submitting their application. Please email Emily Farr to arrange a visit, office@hortonlodge.staffs.sch.uk.

Swimming Instructor – Job Description

Swimming Instructor – Job Specification

Application Form – Support Staff

Recruitment Monitoring Form

Application Guidance Notes


Teaching Assistants

– Horton Lodge Special School is looking for a teaching assistants to join our incredible team at the start of December 2022 (or as soon as possible thereafter). We cater for children from 3-11 years with physical disabilities as a primary need. Our pupils have a range of complex needs including cognitive, communication, sensory, and health related. The successful candidates will truly hold the pupil’s well-being and learning at the centre of all they do. They will have good interpersonal skills, high standards and expectations and an understanding of the difficulties faced by young people with disabilities. The positions are all full time.

Teaching Assistants Grade 3 and 5 – Job Description

Teaching Assistant Grade 5 – Job Specification

Teaching Assistant Grade 3 – Job Specification

Application Form – Support Staff

Recruitment Monitoring Form

Application Guidance Notes