Staff Vacancies

Working at Charlton Park Academy

Charlton Park Academy Trust’s aim is to become the Employer of Choice and to support staff by developing their career within our specialist area.

We aim to develop and support other SEN and mainstream schools by:

  • developing our SEN outreach services.
  • supporting young people with additional needs to achieve their aspirations, academically and emotionally.
  • providing staff with training to support students and develop their career.
  • improving staff wellbeing.

Please contact Linda Charlesworth regarding vacancies unless otherwise stated:


Application Form:

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Specialist Support Staff

Learning Support Assistants
Level 3 – 4

Grade: Scale 3: £21,591.00 – £21,981.00
Grade Scale 4:  £22,377.00 – £23,607.00

Work Time usually: 8.30-16.00 Term time 39 weeks plus training days only.

Purpose of Job: To support the professional work of teachers. Responsibility for directed or agreed learning activities, assisting in planning, recording, assessing and supporting our students.

Deadline: Friday 19 July 2019
Please contact Linda Charlesworth for further information.



SEN Teachers

We are currently recruiting for three SEN teachers.

The post holder will:

  • Deliver personalised programmes of learning that ensures the highest levels of progress for students.
  • Monitor and evaluate pupil progress and make adjustments to programmes of learning in response to the outcomes.
  • Lead, and effectively deploy learning support assistants within the class team, in order to impact on pupil progress.
  • Ensure the safeguarding, safety and well-being of students at all times.

Charlton Park Academy Teacher | Job Description

Charlton Park Academy | Person Specification

Application Form

Deadline: 28 June 2019

Please contact Linda Charlesworth for further information.


Nursing and Care Team Leader

Nursing and Care Team Leader: Paediatric Nurse/Learning  Disability Nurse with specialist interest in Children.

Grade: 6

Hours of work: Dependent upon service requirements.

This is an all year round post and be based upon commissioning arrangements and service requirements. This will include nights, weekends, and hours outside of usual school hours and term dates.

This is a permanent post.


Children’s Community Nurse

Job Title: Children’s Community Nurse with a special interest or willingness to undertake further training in one of the following; Oncology, Neonates, Diabetes or Respiratory and Allergy.

Department: Children’s Community Nursing Service

Grade: B and 6


Cenmac Administration Officer


Position: Working all year round, 16 hours per week minimum.
Salary, Scale 4

  • To work as a member of the Charlton Park Academy Administration Team as the lead administrator for CENMAC. To provide high quality Administrative support for CENMAC as part of the Academy in all aspects of its work.
  • To provide administrative and clerical support to the advisory team and to work effectively with the required administrative, data and financial systems needed to maintain the smooth operation of the CENMAC outreach service.
  • To support the delivery and expansion of the CENMAC service while providing exceptional customer relations.

Full details and Job Description  

CPA Application Form


CENMAC – Specialist HTLA for Assistive Technology and Communication

At Charlton Park Academy we pride ourselves on the quality of education we provide for our students and the opportunities we create to encourage and develop their communication and independence skills.

We are seeking to recruit a talented HLTA who is collaborative, friendly and a highly motivated team player to support and assist the Advisory Teacher team to develop and implement our Assistive Technology Advisory Service CENMAC. A person who has high aspirations for the students they support and is passionate about supporting young people to reach their full potential. The person will have a particular interest and experience with assistive technologies or high-tech communication systems and enjoy upskilling and empowering others.

CENMAC headquarters are located within Charlton Park Academy (a special academy for SEND), Greenwich, South-East London. We are a training and advisory service supporting students and staff, along with assessments, reviews and the loan of specialist and accessible equipment.
This is to enable students with a disability to access the curriculum using Assistive Technology and for communication. To decrease barriers to learning for young people from the age of 2 to 25 with an ability range from P1 to university entrance. Primarily focussed on those with motor difficulties/physical disability but we also work with those with a wide range of other needs including complex needs, sensory impairment, ASD, SpLD, global developmental delay. Our advisory teaching work is mainly in London but also beyond by request or referral.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone to use the experience and knowledge gained in education to support those across a wider field. Someone who has a high level of technical skill and the vision to support us in the development of our services.

This is a full-time permanent position, but to secure the best candidates we will seriously consider job share, and/or part time employment.

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.

Please see website for further information about our service
For an application pack, please email –



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Start date June 2019

Dance/Yoga/Move | Movement & Dance and Yoga instructor.

Sessional Support Staff | This position includes weekends and out of school hours for our day provision and also residential support workers.

Please let Linda Charlesworth at which specific post you are interested in and we will send you details of the post.


Start date September 2019

HOC – Experienced Head of Care | leadership of residential care standards and safeguarding.

Please let Linda Charlesworth at which specific post you are interested in and we will send you details of the post.


Sessional Health or Social Care Worker

Health and Social Care workers are required to support individual young people. These positions will be part of the expansion of current services on offer at Charlton Park Academy.

Sessional Health or Social Care Worker Application Form.doc



HLTA/Specialist Staff for Highly Specialist Provision

We are seeking positive, hardworking, diligent and trustworthy people that will help us make a difference for the life outcomes of young people, all of whom have complex and severe learning conditions and disabilities. They need someone Special too – does this describe you?

We are especially looking for keen, enthusiastic people with a zest for life, interested in extending their current skills and knowledge and who want to become experts in our sector. We require people who can adapt their current knowledge/skills/interests/training to a new special context. We are improving upon our rich offer for our high-need students and we want people who can willingly bring themselves to the party. We have some incredibly creative and wonderful staff and want them to have flexible intelligent colleagues to enhance the life chances of all our community.


Pay range for full time all year round ranges for HLTA from £21,591 to £28,215. These posts are pro rata for 39 weeks a year term time only.

New scale points are from 5-20, depending upon knowledge, qualifications, and experience. £11.83 – £15.46

HLTA | Job Description

Charlton Park Academy
Registered Address: Charlton Park Road, London, SE7 8HX
A charitable Company Limited by Guarantee, registered in England and Wales (Company Number: 08133047)

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