The Milestone School is part of SAND Academies
Trust and is an outstanding school for pupils with a range of special needs,
aged 3-16, based in Gloucester.
are looking to appoint a cover Class Teacher to join our dedicated and friendly
team. The successful applicant will have
experience of teaching pupils with severe learning disabilities and challenging
behaviour. If you have the ability to see the 'whole' child (including
Communication, Language & Interaction, Cognition & Learning, Self Help
& Independence, Sensory & Physical and Social, Emotional & Mental
Health Needs), and you are committed to the education of pupils with a wide
range of learning and associated difficulties, we look forward to hearing from
Please note that the post of
Casual Class Teacher is an agreement and not a contract. There is no obligation for the school to
provide work, or for the postholder to be available for work. Supply staff are usually contacted by text
from 7.15am to check if available to cover staff absences that day. If booked, Casual Class Teachers will be
required to work between the hours of 8.40am and 3.40pm term time only, and
will be able to claim a maximum daily total of 6.5 hours per day (staff receive
a 30 minute unpaid lunch break).
work for us?
joining our team we can offer you:-
- Generous annual leave allowance (5.6 paid weeks) increasing
after 5 years continuous service to 6.55 paid weeks
- Generous pension scheme (LGPS)
- access to an Employee Assistance Programme offering:
telephone support on family and personal issues and information on how to
services providing information, advice and articles for issues occurring in
everyday life e.g. relationships, stress and health
- access to an Occupational Health Service offering a
range of services including advice and support with returning to work after a
- Continuing Professional Development (CPD): SAND
take every employee’s career seriously and believe in realising their full
potential through training, development and career opportunities.
- Annual appraisals: staff are invited to discuss
their wellbeing at work and any concerns they may have or issues they may face
at their annual appraisal, as well as informally throughout the year
- Annual flu jabs: to eligible staff
- Cycle to work scheme
- a culture which promotes a diverse and inclusive
- we are conveniently located close to the M5 with
good transport links
more information about the role and to arrange a visit, please contact The
Milestone School at www.themilestoneschool.co.uk. For more information about
SAND Academies Trust and to download an application form and job description,
please visit www.sandmat.uk/vacancies/. Please note that CVs are not accepted and
applications received after the closing date will not be considered.
application forms should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
quoting the post reference number in the subject line. The closing date and time for all applications
is 12 noon on Thursday 1st December 2022 and the interviews will
take place on Monday 12th December 2022.
SAND Academies Trust is committed to Safeguarding and promoting
the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers
to share the same commitment. All staff will require pre-employment checks
which include an enhanced DBS, satisfactory Health clearance and evidence of
Right to Work in the UK. Applicants who have lived or worked overseas within the
last 10 years must provide an equivalent DBS certificate or Police clearance
from the country that they resided or worked in. Prohibition checks will also
be completed if necessary.