Step by Step School is an independent school based on the outskirts of East Grinstead for pupils aged 4-19 with Autistic Spectrum Disorders.
We need enthusiastic people to join our team of dedicated staff to deliver individualised programs of education to our pupils of Primary, Secondary and Sixth Form ages. Step by Step School is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

School Business Manager – wanted for March 2019 £39,002 – £41,846 (0.92 FTE)

We are looking for an experienced, self-motivated and ambitious School Business Manager  who has a proven track record of working on their own initiative on all strategic, operational and financial matters.
This is a key post within the school and the person appointed will be responsible for;
  1. Promoting the highest standards of business ethos within the administrative function of the school and strategically ensures the most effective use of resources in support of the school’s learning objectives.
  2. Financial Resource Management / Administration Management / Management Information and ICT/Human Resource Management/Facility & Property Management/ Health & Safety Management of the School.
  3. Contributing to the strategic development of the school as part of the Senior Leadership Team
Click here to download the application pack and school application form.  Visits to the school are highly recommended, please telephone Gayle Adam (Headteacher) for an appointment or to discuss the post in more detail.

Speech and Language Therapist – Band 6

Working Hours: Full-time, 8.45 am – 5.00 pm Monday to Thursday, 8:45 – 4:30 Fridays, 40 weeks over three terms.

We have a vacancy for an enthusiastic, creative and passionate Speech and Language Therapist to join our dedicated and supportive team. To provide Speech and Language Therapy (SaLT) at a specialist level to children and young people with autism within a school setting. The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate success with working with children and young people with autism and committed to the principles of ABA.  For further information or a chance to discuss the role, please contact Faye Palmer, Teacher in Charge.  Visit to the school are highly recommended.  Please click here for Job Description and Application Form.

Trainee Tutors: Starting salary from: £16,328 per annum  (Application pack)

Working Hours: Full-time, 8.45 am – 5.00 pm Monday to Thursday, 8:45 – 4:30 Fridays, 40 weeks over three terms.

Support Assistants:  £7.85 per hour (Application Pack)

Working Hours: Full-time, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Monday to Friday, Part-time 10 am – 2:30  pm Monday to Friday, 40 weeks over three terms. Job shares are also considered.
Step by Step School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Due to the nature of this position, any offer of employment with Step by Step School will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure report from the Disclosure and Barring Service.
For an application pack, please email Sam Matthews or ring her on 01342 811852.