Careers & Vacancies

Pupil Vacancies:

We are welcoming new pupils to the school. Please contact the office on 020 8688 7560 or email us for more information or to arrange a visit.

Classroom Assistant

Rutherford School is looking to recruit a Classroom Assistant to join our specialist team.  For more information, please download the following advertisement and application form.

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Applicaton Form

Governing Body: Clerk

A job vacancy is currently available for a Clerk for the Governing Body of Rutherford School. For more information, please see this attachment: Clerk Vacancy


We welcome reliable adults to volunteer and help support our pupils to access their classes and activities. We are looking for volunteers interested in:

  • Lunchtime support in the classrooms
  • Helping in class
  • Laundry
  • Driving the school minibuses
  • Helping with hydrotherapy
  • Saturday Club

For more information please see this attachment: Volunteers Advertisement


Working at Rutherford?
This is what some of our staff said about working at the school at an inset day:

  • “Working at Rutherford School is very rewarding. It is all about the kids and seeing them achieve makes it all worthwhile”
  • “It’s those moments when they achieve something however big or small”
  • “This school has such a homely atmosphere”
  • “It takes a special person with lots of empathy”
  • “One cannot help but form a bond with these amazing special kids, I learn something new from them everyday”
  • “The importance of team work is paramount”
  • “It’s all about and for the kids”