Why work with us?

If you share our belief in changing lives for the better, and are compelled by our vision of developing a school for exceptional children which will be the very best of its kind in the United Kingdom, we would like to hear from you.

Our day and residential school is for children and young persons aged 4-19 years with autism whom may have additional learning difficulties and behaviours that challenge families or services.

We opened our doors in September 2020 and are excited to be recruiting and building our staff teams. These jobs are highly skilled, and we are seeking the best people to fill them. Creating these jobs is part of our lasting commitment to our community.


We value our team, and offer excellent training and career development opportunities, having close ties with leading universities.

We aim to work collaboratively, openly and supportively with our people to make sure that we achieve the standards of excellence we aim for. All we ask for in return is a high level of commitment, dedication and flexibility in pursuit of changing lives for the better.

In reward for your commitment to Abbey School you will receive the following:

  • Competitive salary
  • Suite of staff benefits including pension scheme
  • Technology appropriate for your job
  • Comprehensive staff training programme
  • Access to WeCare which is a 24/7 online GP, mental health support service, get fit programme and much more
  • Access to MediCash program for wellbeing benefits
  • High Staffing ratios
  • The opportunity to shape and improve the life chances of pupils with a disability, and in so doing, extend the prospect of an improved quality of life for family members and others

View our current vacancies below:


Learning Mentor

Residential Support Worker

Residential Team Leader - Days

Residential Support Worker - Waking Nights

Occupational Therapist