Alton School

Work with Us

The Alton is a vibrant and supportive place to work. We are a welcoming, inclusive community school, next to Richmond Park, in Roehampton, south west London. We are passionate about children achieving their best and enjoying their learning, providing a safe and purposeful learning environment which nurtures and challenges all our children. 

The Alton is part of Quality First Education (Q1E), a successful Multi-Academy Trust with four primary schools on five sites across south London. This is an exciting time for us and we want the best people to join us as we grow further. Opportunities to join us are posted below. 

SEN Teaching Assistant for ASD Resource Base

Are you passionate about special needs education?

Do you enjoy working with ASD children and have the vision to help them succeed?

If so you why not join our brand new ASD resource base which opened in October 2023?

The Alton is an inclusive inner London primary school situated next to Richmond Park.  In October 2023 we set up a new ASD resource base to provide a supportive education for students with autism.

Your main priorities will be to support a small specialist provision class tailored to young people on the autistic spectrum, working with them to ensure their educational and emotional needs are met and promoting positive behaviour in a nurturing environment.  You will establish professional relationships with the new pupils and their families as well as with other staff in the school.  You will promote an inclusive culture and where appropriate support students to mix socially with students from the wider school community.

If you are interested in applying please see the job description and advert for further details.  To apply please complete the application form and return it to by 

Visits to the school are welcome, please telephone or email the school.

Class teachers for September 2024

Article ImageApply now to join us as a class teacher from September 2024. 

Please read our Q1E Teacher pack for more information about teaching with us, our job description, and all the support and fantastic opportunities we offer. 

To apply: Please complete the Q1E application form and Equal opportunities form and email them to We recruit on an ongoing basis until positions are filled. CVs are not accepted. 

We also encourage applicants to email to arrange a time to visit The Alton. Visits are welcome - we would love to show you around!  Please also have a look at our virtual tour video below. 

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS with barred list check, and we may carry out online searches. It is an offence to apply if you are barred from working with children. 

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Registering your interest in future vacancies


If there are no current vacancies for the position you are looking for, and you would like to register your interest in working at the school, please contact the school office and we will keep your details on file.