Details of current vacancies at The Clare School can be found below.

The Clare School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. To this end, you may be required to undergo pre-employment checks.

These posts are likely to come under the requirements of the Childcare (Disqualification) 2009 Regulations and the successful applicant will be required to complete a declaration form to establish whether they are disqualified under these regulations.

We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications irrespective of race, gender, religion, disability, sexual orientation and/or age.

If you would like to volunteer at The Clare School, please see our volunteering page here.


Specialist Support Assistants

  • 32.5 hours per week Part-time 
  • Term time + 1 week
  • Temporary for one year initially
  • Scale D £9.74 per hour


The Clare School is looking to appoint a number of enthusiastic and caring Specialist Support Assistants that will support our children and young people throughout the school.  We are a warm and welcoming school, which has been graded as ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted.

We are looking for people that:

  • Have NVQ level 2 in childcare or equivalent
  • Are reliable and trustworthy
  • Have an exemplary attendance record
  • Have a positive attitude with a ‘can do’ approach
  • Are caring and committed to the highest standards of support for pupils in our curricula.


How to apply (previous applicants need not apply)

A job description and person specification is available by clicking here

You can download an Employment Application Form by clicking here and completing your details. Completed applications should be emailed to .

Closing date: Friday 19th July 2019
Interview date: Friday 2nd August 2019

Supply Specialist Support Assistants

We are seeking to appoint suitably qualified, amazing and caring Supply Specialist Support Assistants on a casual basis who will support our exceptional children and young people throughout the school.

All our pupils have a wide range of learning, physical, sensory, communication and medical needs, therefore, full training and support will be given.

If you have good attendance and are flexible, as this is on an ‘as and when basis’, then we would like to hear from you.

Interviews on various dates.

For further details please contact the school office, visits to the school are actively encouraged.

An application form for this post can be found at the bottom of this page.

The job description and personal specifications can be downloaded here.

As there are a number of positions we will be interviewing applicants throughout this term.

For any of the positions at the school, please click here for an application form in Microsoft Word format.

If you don’t use Microsoft Word, you can click here for a PDF version which can be printed and filled in.