Waking Night Manager

Salary: Scale 5, point 12 - 15 (£28,113.89 – £29,661.45)

Hours: 44 hours per week (Monday to Thursday 20:30 – 7:30) 

Contract: Term Time Only – 39 Weeks per year 

Required: ASAP


Linden Lodge School is a leading provider of education for visually-impaired children and young people aged 2 – 19 years. We are constantly building and growing our provision and an opportunity to join our highly motivated and skilled team as a Waking Night Manager has become available with our residential unit, Richley House

This is an opportunity for someone who is passionate about transforming young peoples’ lives, promoting independence and has a desire to develop their career in a Special School setting. You'll be coordinating a small team of colleagues committed to providing high quality support to the children and young people within the residential unit. The postholder will have experience of coordinating and managing shifts within a residential setting, be able to make calm, balanced judgements and be a role model for providing high quality, personalised care for the students within Richley House.

We have an impressive three acre campus in Wimbledon offering fabulous indoor and outdoor innovative facilities to support teaching and learning. 


We can offer you:

  • Personalised induction programme
  • The opportunity to undertake recognised qualifications such as an Accredited Intervenor  
  • Qualification
  • A positive and supportive team within Richley House
  • A staff wellbeing programme which includes:

          o Employee Assistance programme

          o Free local gym membership

          o End of term staff awards

          o Weekly art and Pilates classes


Linden Lodge School is a very special place to work and staff wellbeing and career progression is very important to us. In addition to our Staff wellbeing programme you will be provided with tailored in-house and external training appropriate to your needs and interests.

School Tour: We would encourage applicants to visit the school before applying. Please contact the school to arrange a suitable date and time on 0208 7880107 or  head@lindenlodge.wandsworth.sch.uk

Completed applications should be emailed to: hradministrator@lindenlodge.wandsworth.sch.uk


You can also download an application and details from the school website https://www.lindenlodge.wandsworth.sch.uk/vacancies


Closing Date for all applications: 8th November 2020

Shortlisting: 9th November 2020

Interview Date: TBC 


Linden Lodge School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment, an enhanced DBS will be required.

CVs are not accepted.


Linden Lodge School

61, Princes Way, 

Wimbledon Park, 

SW19 6JB

Tel: 020 8788 0107

Headteacher: Deborah Rix