Grafham Grange is a special academy located in Surrey

Staff across our schools are encouraged to fulfil their own potential by engaging in ongoing training, mentoring and support in order to achieve the highest standards.

All staff at Grafham Grange are supported with regular CPD opportunities to enable them to develop their skills to be able to better support our students both educationally and socially.

If you feel you have what it takes to join the Grafham Grange team please take a look at our current vacancies

Grafham Grange is part of Orchard Hill College & Academy Trust (OHC&AT), a specialist Trust with 12 Academies and seven College Centres across London, Surrey and Sussex. To view all vacancies across OHC&AT please visit

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointments made are subject to a 6 month probationary period and an enhanced DBS check.




Available Jobs

Pastoral and Learning Support Assistants (£16,518 - £17,878 per annum (FTE £21,244 - £22,993 per annum))

Location: Grafham Grange School, Guildford, GU5 0LH Hours: 34 hours per week, 8.30am – 4.00pm Monday to Thursday and 8.30am – 3.00pm Friday with 30 minute unpaid break, Term Time only

Start date: September 2019 subject to clearance checks with induction day in July 2019

We are looking to recruit classroom based Pastoral and Learning Support Assistants (PALs) and 1-2-1 in class & out of class learning support assistants. It is highly desirable, but not essential, that you have experience of working with students with SEMH and associated complex learning difficulties, which includes challenging behaviour.

Closing Date: 12/07/2019

Reception and Administration Assistant (£14,707 - £15,768 per annum (FTE £19,488 - £20,895 per annum))

Location: Grafham Grange School, Guildford, GU5 0LH Hours: 33 hours per week - Term time only (plus 5 INSET Days) + 5 weeks paid holiday, 8.30am – 4.00pm Monday to Thursday with 30 minute unpaid break, 8.30am – 1.30pm Friday

Start date: September 2019, subject to clearance checks

Contract: Permanent

A highly motivated self-starter is required to provide first class reception and administrative support to the school under the direction of the School Business Manager.

Closing Date: 05/07/2019

Domestic Assistant (Scale R1, point 1 - £9.25 per hour)

Location: Grafham Grange School, Bramley, Guildford, GU5 0LH Hours: 3 hours daily (flexible working - early morning and/or after academic day)

Contract: Permanent from September 2019, subject to clearance checks

We are looking for a Domestic Assistant to work in partnership with the Housekeeper to provide a safe and clean learning environment for our learners

Closing Date: 05/07/2019

The School has gone above and beyond in helping my son Parent of Year 11 student


Latest News

Comic Relief football festival

The plans were set in place in January for a Comic Relief football festival involving staff and students from Grafham Grange  and St Dominic’s School. We didn’t want a festival for just the elite so we decided to split into …

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It’s a draw!!

Grafham Grange Senior Football Team welcomed Wandle Valley for the first fixture of 2019. Wandle arrived a little later than expected and with reduced numbers, so the game was seven- a-side on the 3G. Grafham started the game well and …

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Posh Nosh competition

The Year 10 students held a ‘Posh Nosh competition’ with an esteemed panel of judges, including Mrs Janet Tremble, Ms Anna French and Mr Derek Hume. The students created their own designs and laid on quite a feast! First up …

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Employee of the Year

We are thrilled to announce that the school Chef, Arkangle, who works with us through Connect Catering, has won Employee of The Year at Connect’s Company Conference. Arkangle attended the event to receive his award. Well done Arkangle, keep up …

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