Waking Night Staff


101 Nightingale Lane,


SW12 8NA



Grade Scale 4 Spine Point 7 – 10

40 Hours per week – (TTO 39 weeks pro rata)

Actual Salary £23,476.61 - £24,768.04

(Full Time Equivalent £24,705.00 - £26,064.00)

Fixed Term - 1 Year Initially

Oak Lodge School aims to:

Empower, inspire, encourage and challenge our young people to develop the knowledge, understanding, confidence and skills to become thinking, resilient citizens who can succeed in a changing world.

Oak Lodge School follows a student-centred, multi-modal approach to communication. We would like to welcome you to become part of our vibrant and innovative learning community, to have the opportunity to work in our happy and harmonious school that promotes the highest standards and is at the forefront of special education. We are an inclusive school where every student and member of staff is valued highly.

Phoenix House Residential Service forms an integral part of the school. We provide accommodation for a maximum of seventeen young people aged 11-19 years. 

Phoenix House is looking for a Waking Night Staff to provide support for students with a wide range of needs and communication methods. The students reside in Phoenix House for 1-4 nights a week.

We are looking for a Waking Night Staff who has good problem-solving skills, ability to communicate at all levels and ability to use your own initiative. Staff also needs to be creative, innovative and reliable. Staff must be able to work 10pm-8.30am. 30 minutes unpaid break are given each shift.


For further information and to apply please download an application form and details from the Wandsworth Council website: https://jobs.wandsworth.gov.uk/. Alternatively, this can be downloaded from the school’s website: www.oaklodge.wandsworth.sch.uk.

Completed applications should be e-mailed to recruitment@oaklodge.wandsworth.sch.uk


Closing date: 30th August 2022

Interview date:  Early September 2022, due to School Summer break


We 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.

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