Why I work at Five Acre Wood

There are so many reasons our team love coming to work at Five Acre Wood. We believe it is an inspirational and fulfilling place to be. We believe in encouraging individuals to learn and grow and we want outstanding staff who can contribute to make our school a success.

We asked our staff why they work here and below are direct quotes from them:

“It’s a great place to work”

“Our pupils are brilliant and I enjoy seeing their progress and seeing their development over time as individuals”

“Special Needs is an area I am passionate about”

“I like the team I work with”

“We have a close working relationship with parents, it works”

“It’s challenging”

“It’s invigorating”

“We have an individual approach for our pupils”

“I love working with the children”

“It’s flexible here”

“It’s a fun environment”

“I enjoy it”

“It’s a varied day, we have a wide range of pupils, you can never be bored”

“We get to know pupils and their families in a way you wouldn’t be able to in a mainstream setting”

“No two days are the same”