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  • Start date details

    23rd October 2023

  • Closing date

    29 September 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    20 September 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term

Full-time equivalent salary

£37,409.00 - £40,082.00 Annually (FTE) Actual approx salary £32,005

Phase Leader - Maternity Cover (MIL046BC) job summary

About this Role

Millgate School

Phase Leader

Grade 11

38.5 hours per week, Term time - 39 weeks a year

Fixed-term until 21st August 2024

About the position:

Millgate School is a SEN school for children aged 7-16 with social, emotional and mental health difficulties.

This is a challenging role, but the rewards are incomparable to any other job. You will be working in an environment where the little things that you do every day could have life-changing results. Your ambition for the young people you support will help them take steps to fulfilling their potential.

The ideal candidate will:

• Have a NVQ level 4 or equivalent qualification e.g. foundation degree

• Experience of planning schemes of work, lesson plans and offsite visits etc.

• Knowledge of child protection, health and safety procedures and their application in a school setting.

• Ability to lead, motivate and develop a group of staff

• Ability to use assessment information for future planning and target setting for individual or groups of children.

What we offer:

  • Flexible working options
  • Support for continuous professional development in the role
  • Opportunities to visit other organisations for professional learning
  • Highly committed and motivated Team
  • A role which has the opportunity to make a real difference whilst having fun
  • Free car parking
  • Annual incremental pay increases with the pay scale range
  • A defined benefit pension scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme - EAP
  • Employee self-service portal.
  • Eyecare voucher scheme.
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Retail discounts
  • Dental support
  • Gym discount
  • Be an integral member of the team in a vibrant school
  • Create an outstanding learning environment for the success of all of our children
  • Play a significant part in continuing to develop our school
  • Be part of a wider community of Discovery Schools Trust
  • Excellent opportunities for personal and career development
  • A established Central Services Team who support schools and wider colleagues

More about Discovery Schools Trust

Discovery Schools Trust is dedicated to improving learning and teaching by creating a culture that promotes excellence. The needs of all children are placed at the heart of all decision making regardless of the school they attend. Teaching and learning excellence are shared through learning networks, sharing of ideas and materials as well as leading practitioners between schools. Discovery has developed a school improvement system which focuses on improving outcomes for all children. It also places staff development, talent management and succession planning at the heart of achieving outstanding organisations.

Please note that interviews for this position may be made earlier than the stated closing date if a suitable candidate is identified. Therefore, we encourage interested applicants to submit their applications promptly. Early submission will not only ensure consideration for the position but also increase the likelihood of being invited for an interview. We appreciate your understanding and look forward to receiving your application.

Safeguarding Statement: We are committed to safeguarding our pupils; therefore, the successful applicant will require an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and references.


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About Millgate School

School type
Academy, ages 7 to 16
School size
125 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 16

School location

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