Stepping Stones

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Current Vacancies

Stepping Stones has recently expanded to two sites and is increasing student numbers across Key Stages 2 - 5.  As such we continue to look for experienced staff across teaching, educational support and therapy.

All candidates must complete an application form and covering letter of introduction to be returned to our HR Administrator, Diana at the following email address:  You may also send in an application by post to FAO HR Administrator, Stepping Stones, Undershaw, Hindhead, GU26 6AQ to arrive before the closing deadline.

Please download our application form here

Current vacancies include:

Employability Development Worker - Full Time / Immediate Start

The school is looking to recruit support for our business and work placement development.  Your role will be to build a portfolio of businesses to host placements and to manage a caseload of students in supporting them transfer skills and abilities to the workplace.  Part of this role will be to provide practical support to young people as they apply for, interview and begin a placement.  In addition you will liaise with stakeholders offering apprenticeship and internships and mentoring young people as they start these roles.

Job Description

Start date:  As soon as possible - interviews end of March

Salary:  £18 - 20k dependent on experience

Closing Date: 29th March 2018

School Business Manager - Full Time/Immediate Start

The Business Manager's  primary role is to take directions and support the Executive Headteacher and work as a solutions focused part of the Senior team in delivering an effective and efficient service to its students, their families, staff and other stakeholders by:-

  • Maximising the resources available for the school across two sites and Post 16.
  • Ensuring statutory compliance is delivered.
  • Carrying out business development in support of the school’s mission and vision.
  • Production of financial reports and projections to ensure visible financial viability is fully achieved in line with the business plan.

Job Description

Start Date:  As soon as possible - Interviews 19th April 2018

Salary: £40- 45k dependent on experience

Closing Date:  27th March 2018

Speech & Language Therapist - Part Time/September Start

To provide a high quality therapy service to the students at Stepping Stones School.  This will include carrying out assessments of students with speech and language therapy difficulties in an educational setting, leading to appropriate diagnosis and treatment plans.  You will work as part of a multidisciplinary school team, contribute to IEP, annual reviews and EHCP.  You will also work as part of the assessment team for prospective students.  The position is term-time only part-time 0.8 FTE.

Job Description

Person Specification

Start Date:  September 2018 - Interviews after Easter

Salary: Band 6 - dependent on experience

Closing Date: 29th March 2018

 Apprentice Teaching Assistant - September start

Whilst undertaking your apprenticeship you will be working towards performing the duties of a teaching assistant within a class group in the school.  You will be provided with time to study and will recieve support in achieving your apprenticeship qualifications.

Job Description

Start Date:  September 2018 - Interviews after Easter

Salary: dependent on age in line with government apprenticeship scales

Closing Date: 15th March 2018


Stepping Stones School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.   Our commitment is underpinned by robust processes and procedures that seek to maximise opportunity, minimise risk and continuously promote a culture of safeguarding amongst our workforce.  All successful applicants will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check which must be maintained throughout the period of employment.