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Linden Bridge School

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Linden Bridge is a Special School in Worcester Park, Surrey for approximately 140 children and young people with complex social communication needs catering for children aged 4 to 19 years. At Linden Bridge we provide effective specialist education and support to pupils with autism and to their families, enabling pupils to achieve their full potential in education and in life.


Within the school grounds our pupils have access to lots of outside space, including play equipment, covered play areas, gardens and outside gym equipment. We also have an indoor swimming pool and 3 school minibuses which are in regular use by the pupils.


We have a small Residential Department with 16 beds in which pupils can Board during term time only.


Linden Bridge is a friendly school and we value all our staff members. We offer free on-site parking, free refreshments, and a comprehensive induction programme for new staff.

We are currently recruiting for the following roles:

Special Needs Assistant

We are looking for an enthusiastic Special Needs Assistant to work in class alongside a teacher and Teaching Assistant where there is an identified need for additional pupil support.


We are looking for someone who will act as a positive role models to our students and who, under direction of the class teacher, will be able to support our pupil's in their progress and learning using specialised SEN strategies across the school. 


Previous experience in this field is an advantage but is not a requirement as we offer a comprehensive induction and training package to all new employees.


We currently have a vacancy for a full time SNA to work 29.5 hours per week (9am-3:20pm for 4 days of the week and 8:45am-3:20pm one day of the week to attend a team meeting)

Salary:  PS3.1 £12,211 per annum (FTE £17,663)

Contract: Full time, Fixed Term to August 2021

Hours:  29.5 hours per week, 38.6 weeks per year (Term time only)


Closing date for applications:  10th February 2021

Interviews week commencing: 15th February 2021

How To Apply:

To apply for any of the above posts please download and complete the relevant application form and return it to Sarah Long, either by email to or by post to Linden Bridge School, Grafton Road, Worcester Park, KT4 7JW.

All successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.


Linden Bridge School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff, volunteers and members of our community to share this commitment. We endeavour to provide a safe and welcoming environment where children are respected and valued. We are alert to the signs of abuse and neglect and follow our procedures to ensure that children receive effective support and protection. We actively support the Government's Prevent Agenda to counter radicalism and extremism, and promote British values and children’s rights.


We particularly welcome applications from under-represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.