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  • Job start date

    15 April 2024

  • Closing date

    8 January 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    13 November 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5

Contract type


Pay scale

MPR/UPR plus one SEN point

Additional allowances


What skills and experience we're looking for

The successful candidate will:

  • Demonstrate excellent teaching skills and team leadership.
  • Be warm, supportive, resilient and nurturing, demonstrating unconditional positive regard to all pupils.
  • Be hardworking, organised and creative.
  • Be proactive in their professional development.
  • Forge positive working relationships with parents, carers and professionals.
  • Have specific experience/ interest in working with pupils with SEND and Autism.
  • Be committed to raising pupil achievement.
  • Be dedicated to inclusion and strive to open up the world for pupils at Millwood and their families.

What the school offers its staff

Millwood is an outstanding primary special school for pupils who have significant additional educational needs.

We invite applications from excellent practitioners including ECTs from mainstream or special settings to deliver our broad and balanced curriculum with pupils with a range of SEND needs across the primary age range.

What our pupils say about Millwood:

“I belong at Millwood”

“Millwood is a magic school”

“I love Millwood”

What our parents say about Millwood:

“My son wakes me every morning at 5am saying school and clapping. He can’t wait to put his uniform on.”

“O loves school to the point he wakes me up every weekend holding his uniform he loves it so much”

“Teachers and staff are lovely, friendly and helpful”

What staff say about Millwood

“Millwood really is a fantastic place to work. Everywhere you turn there is always a friendly smile and support readily available; all you need to do is ask.”

“Being a teacher at Millwood is an absolute privilege. From the moment you walk through the doors you are welcomed by everyone. The children make each day so wonderful and to see them smiling and enjoying school brings me so much happiness. It is a joy to work alongside like-minded, enthusiastic colleagues at Millwood who really do strive to bring out the best!” 

“We are led by an incredible leadership team who ensure that work life balance is an absolute priority and they are all extremely supportive in all aspects of teaching life.”

Millwood can offer:

  • Wonderful children who will make you smile everyday.
  • A robust induction and comprehensive professional development programme
  • An inclusive, nurturing and friendly working environment.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Millwood Primary Special School

School type
Special school, ages 2 to 11
School size
170 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Phone number

Primary Special School

Arranging a visit to Millwood Primary Special School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email millwood@bury.gov.uk.

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