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Work for Us

St Rose’s is an inspiring and rewarding place to work, with a happy, family atmosphere.  We value our staff very highly.  Their specialist skills and dedicated approach are vital to the highly individual education and care we offer to enable children and students to achieve their potential.

St Rose’s has a strong commitment to support our staff in continuing their professional development.   We offer many ways to achieve this including through our own programme which seeks to ensure that staff can learn and develop skills that keep them at the forefront of developments in this field of education, therapy and care.  Our staff enjoy a strong sense of community and professional support, as well as a lively and cheerful environment in which to work.  In addition there are many other benefits for staff, including a central Stroud location with easy access to buses and trains, on-site parking, attractive grounds, low-cost lunches and subsidised nursery places

Current Vacancies

IT Manager

We are looking for an experienced individual to work alongside our IT analyst to provide comprehensive IT support throughout our school and college and to maintain our network.   The IT needs of our students are complex and varied. They make use of Voice Output Communication Aids and Assistive and Eye Gaze technology and the support of the IT team is essential to their ability to communicate and access learning.  The role is part time, 3 days a week, term time only plus INSET days.   For further information,  please contact Deborah Rees, Business Manager on 01453 763793.    Visits to St Rose’s are welcome prior to application.

Deadline for applications is noon on 19th February 2018.

Occupational Therapist (maternity cover)

This vacancy is for maternity cover starting in April.   An excellent opportunity to work in a friendly and rewarding environment for a professional who is looking for part-time work and variety.    We would welcome applications from therapists with knowledge and skills in at least one of the following areas: Sensory Integration, upper limb management, physical disability or autism.

The role is part-time, 27 hours per week, term time only plus INSET days.    For further information, please contact Katherine Marchant, Lead Therapist on 01453 763793.   Visits to St Rose’s are welcome prior to application.


We also welcome enquiries from volunteers.

St. Rose’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults.  All staff and volunteers share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure and to subscribe to the DBS update service. For more information please see our policies here.

If you would like to register an interest in working at St Rose’s please get in touch and ask for an application form stating the type of position which interests you, using one of the following methods:


Personnel Department (Vacancies)
St Rose’s School
Stratford Lawn


Tel: 01453 763793



St Rose’s aims to provide a broad and balanced curriculum that offers stimulating opportunities appropriate to the needs of our students.




A team of experienced therapists are employed directly by the school to work alongside education and care staff. Collaborative therapy and sharing that knowledge is integral to the work of our school.



When a child or young person is happy, they have the best chance of progressing and achieving their goals. Ensuring that your child’s emotional needs are met is as important as their physical requirements.