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 Working at Dawn House School


 Dawn House is set in a beautiful location with acres of well-maintained grounds. We pride ourselves as delivering outstanding, high   quality integrated education, therapy and care. You will work collaboratively as part of strong and supportive multi-disciplinary team of   teachers, therapists, teaching assistants and residential care officers, with class groups, smaller groups and with individual children.  To   succeed we need people like you, who share our dedication and passion to contribute towards the successful futures of our young   people.

 Dawn House is a non-maintained day and residential school for pupils aged between 5 – 19 years, who have severe and complex   speech, language and communication difficulties with associated learning and/or behavioural differences.

 The School received an ‘Outstanding’ rating from Ofsted in July 2023. The 96 pupils at Dawn House, a Speech and Language UK School receive the integrated therapy, education and care that they need to learn and develop independence. They receive full  access to the national curriculum (pre 16) and an enriched curriculum that supports the transition to adulthood (post 16).


Speech and Language UK Services Ltd. is passionate about promoting equality, valuing diversity and working inclusively. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons particularly Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic applicants, as these groups are currently under-represented in our workforce.


Please note that we will not close applications before this time and date as we recognize that candidates put in a lot of time and effort into making an application and we want to give each of you the time and space to put in an application you feel proud of.

Due to the volume of applications we receive, unfortunately, we are not always able to respond to every applicant. If you have not received a response within one week after the closing date, you have not been successful on this occasion.


We are committed to safer recruitment practices and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children.

We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

All vacancies are subject to an enhanced DBS and barred list check.

In line with KSCIE 2023, all shortlisted candidates will be subject to an online search covering content that is in the public domain.





If you aspire to develop young people so that they can achieve their true potential...

If you want to be part of removing a child's barriers to learning

If you like the idea of working collaboratively in an energetic and forward-thinking school environment...

If you want to come to work every day knowing no two days are ever the same in the community that you work in....

If you are keen to continue to learn (every day's a school day 😉!) and want to work alongside like-minded colleagues.....

If you are excited to contribute to our whole school curriculum and work alongside amazing teachers and a wide range of other professionals...

If you believe that our role extends beyond the classroom...


...then look no further!


Please see further information regarding our current vacancies below




Contact us and register your interest in a role

Use this form to register your interest in a role and we will call you back for an informal discussion about the role. We are happy to arrange a visit to school . Please leave a contact telephone number and your e mail address. If you are short-listed for interview, you will be asked to complete an application form prior to interview. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we carry out safer recruitment principles, as well as appropriate vetting and verifications on all school staff. We are committed to flexible working practices and open to discussion regarding compressed hours, job sharing, part time hours, home working, term time only, and unpaid career breaks for any of the roles we advertise.