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 looking for Special Needs Assistants. No previous experience is required. Actual salary range is between £14,507 and £15,302 depending on experience (FTE is £20,970 to £22,118).

If you would like to visit the school for a tour and a chat, please contact the Yasmine Prichard on 01252 724562 opt 3.

Otherwise, please do submit an application for consideration via email to – we look forward to hearing from you.

SNA Job Profile & Annex -> PDF document

SNA-Person-Specification -> PDF documentSupport Staff Application-Form -> Word documentSNA-letter-to-applicants-Mar-19-> PDF document


WMAT Recruitment Information

WMAT Staff Prospectus - 2022 -> PDF document

WMAT Recruitment & Selection Policy -> PDF document


GDPR Fair Processing Notices for Applicants

FPN Applicants - Oct 20 -> PDF documentFPN Next of Kin - Oct 20 -> PDF document


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.