Current Vacancies

The Ridgeway School is a purpose-built co-educational special school for young people 2-19 years, with severe and/or profound multiple learning difficulties. Our school is an exciting forward thinking establishment, dedicated to enhancing the development of its staff, and judged as “Outstanding” by OFSTED in February 2020.



We are regularly looking for Special Needs Assistants. No previous experience is required. Actual salary range is between £12,336 and £14,402 depending on experience (FTE is £17,832 to £20,818).

Please do submit an application for consideration via email to or call Yasmine Prichard on 01252 724562 opt 3 for further information.



WMAT Recruitment Information

WMAT Staff Prospectus - 2022 -> PDF

WMAT Recruitment & Selection Policy -> PDF


GDPR Fair Processing Notices for Applicants

FPN Applicants - Oct 20 -> PDFFPN Next of Kin - Oct 20 -> PDF


The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure & Barring Service checks along with any other relevant employment checks.