Job Vacancies

The staff at Side By Side consists of a dedicated team of qualified and experienced staff, who work to do their utmost to help and educate the children with and without special needs. 

 If you want to join our dedicated team, please download application form below;

Learning Support Assistant

Outline of role

To undertake education support duties and assist the class teacher in the day to day needs of the pupils in their care, to enable the teacher to implement the curriculum and respond to the pupils’ needs.


Special Needs Teacher / Early Years Practitioner

We are seeking an enthusiastic and creative Qualified Teacher to lead our new Reception Class.  You will have experience teaching children with special needs and be able to deliver exciting and engaging activities for the children.  You must be a good communicator, able to lead the class, work flexibly and be able to manage and work together with our teaching assistants. You will have skills and understanding of a range of teaching and learning strategies to make a positive impact on the children’s progress.

We also encourage teachers who have qualified outside the UK to apply for this position.

For an application pack, to arrange a visit to the school, or for further information please contact Mr Gerald Lebrett, Headteacher, on 020 8880 8300 or email

Teaching Assistant with experience in managing challenging behaviour

Start Date - January 2017

Full-time – Salary Competitive

You will be working in one of our Key Stage 2/3 classes to support a pupil.  He is making progress and enjoys learning but can also display challenging behaviour.  You will have previous experience working with a children with special needs as well as challenging behavioural needs.   Training in Team Teach or other relevant courses would be beneficial but training will be provided.

For further information and application form, please contact Side by Side Tel 020 8880 8300 or email