Job Details

Job Title: Operational Support

Location: Reddish Hall, Stockport, Greater Manchester

Salary:  £21,000 - £23,000

Hours: 7.45am – 4.00pm

Contract: Permanent, Term-time only plus 4 weeks

This is an exciting time to join Reddish Hall as we expand our provision with the opening of The Hive, our new vocational unit.

Reddish Hall School is an independent specialist day school for boys and girls aged from 5 to 18, catering for children with social emotional and mental health difficulties, with a high proportion of children who have a diagnosis of ASC.  Our dedicated team work together to ensure successful outcomes for pupils who often arrive at the school with a troubled view of education and life. 

We pride ourselves in steering children in the right direction, nurturing aspiration to progress them both academically and socially to encourage them to take pride in their achievements. Socially, we build conīŦdence in our students so they are able to have a greater understanding of the wider community in which they live.

About the Group

We are part of the Acorn Care and Education Group and can promise you plenty of challenges, and a rich variety of opportunities to develop your career.

Acorn Care and Education provide education and care across over 40 schools and more than residential care homes nationally. Our vision is to build incredible futures by empowering vulnerable young people in the UK to be happy and to make their way in the world. Every day we improve the lives of thousands of young people, their families and communities through a relentless focus on caring and learning.

Purpose of Job:

  • To assist the Head Teacher and the SLT in developing the school as a high quality specialist provision for pupils with social, emotional and mental health difficulties (SEMH);
  • To uphold the ethos, aims and values of the school, its policies and codes of practice at all times;
  • To help manage the structure and organisation of the school day;
  • To carry out the agreed specific duties of the Operational Support;
  • To actively showcase and present the school during external scrutiny processes

Interested candidates are invited for a tour of school on 4 May at 10am. Please contact for more information.

What we can offer you

A commitment to support you in developing new skills through a wide range of professional development opportunities and experiences

The opportunity to make a huge contribution to the education and lives of children who respond very positively to high quality teaching.

A friendly and inclusive working environment

Free school meals

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all employees to share this commitment and undertake appropriate checks. We are an Equal Opportunities Employer