Careers & Vacancies


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


 Specialist / Advanced Occupational Therapist

We looking to recruit a Band 6/7 ( depending on experience) to join our specialist team.

For more information, please download the following advertisement, job description and application form.

OT Vacancy

OT JD March 18

Application Form

Specialist / Advanced Speech and Language Therapist

Rutherford School is advertising for the post of part time Specialist/Advanced Speech and Language Therapist. For more information, please download the following advertisement, job description and application form.

SLT Vacancy

SLT Person Spec


Casual Minibus Drivers

We are recruiting Minibus drivers. Please find the advert, job description and application form below.

Casual School Minibus Driver Advert

Casual School Minibus Driver JD

Application Form



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 aqua therapy
  • Saturday Club

For more information please see this attachment: Volunteers



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”