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Capella House School is a day, co-educational special school for 72 pupils, aged 4-19 whose primary or main presenting needs relate to difficulties with speech, language and communication. Our team work together to provide the best education and pastoral care to ensure that Capella House pupils are heard and seen to shine.

If you're searching for your next post, why not contact us now? You'll be working at a great school and be part of a friendly, helpful team. We're always interested to hear from enthusiastic, committed candidates.

Capella House School and The Auriga Academy Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Our current vacancies are as follows:


Speech and Language Therapist

Specialist Speech and Language Therapist 

Start Date: 4 January 2021 

Hours: 37.5 hours a week, 42 weeks of the year 

Contract: Permanent 

Salary: Band 7 + outer London weighting (NHS agenda for change pay scales) “Enthusiastic, committed, experienced, flexible, enjoy a new challenge?” 

The post holder will be responsible for the provision of a comprehensive specialist Speech and Language  Therapy service to children attending Capella House School. 

Capella House is a co-educational specialist school which opened to secondary pupils in September 2019.  The pupils have Speech, Language and Communication Needs (SLCN) as their primary need and other  additional needs which may include ASD, ADHD, Sensory issues or Social, Emotional and Mental Health  needs. Classes have up to 7 pupils and are supported by HLTAs, TAs and Therapists. 

The core function of therapeutic intervention is to facilitate access to the curriculum for the pupils within  the educational setting. 

The post holder will plan, manage and evaluate Speech and Language Therapy services provided within  the school setting, in consultation with the senior leadership team. The post holder will have an advisory  role in identifying whole-school and individual training needs in the areas of communication, language,  and SLCN related topics. 

If you wish to have an informal discussion with the Headteacher prior to application please ring on 020  3146 9887 to arrange a time. If you would like to apply for the position please visit our website  Please fill out the support staff application form, CVs will not be accepted.  

Capella House is part of The Auriga Academy Trust, a small local specialist academy chain. All Trust  schools are in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, South West London  

Closing date for applications: 30 November 2020 at 12 Noon 

Interviews: Week commencing 7 December 2020 

Capella House School and The Auriga Academy Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the  welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this  commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check with a check  of the DBS barred list.