Oliver House School, Hallgate, Astley Village, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7 1XA
Priory Group Division
Education & Children's Services
Vacancy Type
Permanent - Full Time
£41,368 - £43,454 DOE
32.5 per week
Job Advert - Division Information

Priory Education and Children’s Services is a leading company in the UK offering independent behavioural care for commissioners across the UK. With over 100 high quality schools, colleges and homes we focus on making a real and lasting difference for everyone we support.

Job Advert Location Description

Oliver House School is an independent specialist day and residential School for boys and girls aged 6 to 19 who have mild, moderate and severe autistic spectrum conditions. These are associated with complex learning needs and challenging behaviour. Our aim is to bring about the best in every young person to enable them to achieve positive experiences and progress according to their own individual abilities. We are an innovative School that has high aspirations for the education of pupils with Autistic Spectrum Conditions.

Job Advert Role Description

We are looking for an experienced and creative leader with excellent communication and inter-personal skills. This is an opportunity to join a highly committed, dynamic and supportive staff team who are dedicated to ensuring high standards for all our pupils. 

The successful candidate would share the vision and values of the School and be -

  • A highly motivated teacher with successful track records in working with children with ASC
  • Committed to maximising pupil progress through setting high standards and by promoting effective teaching and learning
  • Team players who are able to motivate, lead, support and challenge
  • Leaders with vision, creativity and enthusiasm to continue the development of our School
  • Strategic thinkers who are able to motivate and inspire
Division DBS info


For all roles we require a minimum of two references.  References provided must cover the last 3 years, or you are applying to work within our Children’s Homes we will need to request all references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults.

Please be advised that references will be requested prior to interview for all roles within our schools.


About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.



Priory Education Services is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and disclosures with the relevant body at an enhanced level. We are an equal opportunities employer.

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