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Please see below for details of current vacancies at Northway School.

When making your application, please read the Job Specification thoroughly and ensure your supporting statement fully addresses each point.

The school welcomes applications from all those with a genuine interest in working in a school environment with pupils with special educational needs.

For all posts, a commitment to Northway School's pupils and their very special needs is essential, as is the ability to work as part of a team. You must be in good health as these are energetic, challenging posts.

 Please send all applications to

As a valued member of the Northway Team, you would have the opportunity to:

  • Work with a dedicated staff team in an outstanding educational provision.
  • Develop skills, knowledge and experience through our continued professional development program.
  • Work in a fantastic environment with access to a swimming pool, cooking room, sensory rooms and gardens.
  • Take part in a wealth of enrichment opportunities, including guest speakers, external trips and visits and a range of projects throughout the year.



Salary: Dependent on experience- Grade C to D Barnet Unified Reward £27,438 to £29,583 FTE

33.5 hours per week - 40 weeks per year (term time only)


We require teaching assistants in our outstanding special school (OFSTED 2024) to work with our amazing special needs pupils in a stimulating and supportive environment. We are looking to appoint caring, resilient and patient teaching assistants to join our fun and lively team.

You will be working with amazing children to help them develop their communication and independence skills – we require teaching assistants from Reception through to KS3.


Northway is split across 2 sites – one in Mill Hill and one in High Barnet – we are looking for teaching assistants at both sites. Please indicate on your application form which site you are applying for – this will be discussed further at interview if you are shortlisted.

Experience in education and/or children with special needs is essential.

You will have supportive colleagues, a hands on governing body and the opportunity for fantastic training.

Northway School is committed to safeguarding- employment subject to DBS & two references.

If you are passionate about education, enthusiastic, energetic and committed to special children please do apply.

Closing date for applications is 05/07/2024

Interviews will be held the following week.


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.