Deadline is today

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    11 May 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    3 May 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, SEN specialist, Suitable for NQTs
Working pattern
Will consider full-time, part-time
Contract type
£25,714 to £41,604

Job summary

The successful candidates will demonstrate excellent teaching skills and team leadership, a high level of organisation, creativity, resilience, and positive working relationships with parents, carers and professionals. Governors are looking for candidates who demonstrate knowledge and understanding of a wide range of additional needs including complex medical needs, autism, sensory processing needs, SLCN, and challenging behaviour.

All new staff are trained in safeguarding, behaviour support, and risk assessment, and all staff follow a comprehensive professional development programme.

Applications are welcomed from NQTs as well as from experienced class-based teachers in mainstream or special settings. Job-share applications may be considered.

Shortlisting will take place on Thursday 13th May 2021

Interview date: Tuesday 25th May 2021

The interview process will include an observation of teaching at Millwood.

Visits to the school may be possible on the 20th May 2021 for shortlisted candidates only and will be dependent on the COVID19 risk assessment at the time of the proposed visit.

Employees of Millwood Primary Special School have a responsibility for, and must be committed to, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and for ensuring that they are protected from harm.

Appointment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Criminal Records Bureau/DBS

Employee benefits


1 x ASC £25,714 to £41,604 + 1 SEN point (£2,270) with TLR 2a (£2,873) or 2b (£4,787) for leading PE and Sports Premium

1 x ASC £25,714 to £41,604 + 1 SEN point (£2,270) per annum.

1 x ASC EARLY YEARS £25,714 to £41,604 + 1 SEN point (£2,270) per annum.

O.6 TEACHER FOR Pupil Premium Grant interventions - £15,428 to £24,962 plus 1 SEN point (£2,270) per annum,

A TLR 2a for leading a curriculum area across the school may be available for candidates subject to their skills, knowledge and experience

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School overview

School type
Special school
Education phase
School size
147 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Ofsted report
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Contact email
Contact phone number

About Millwood Primary Special School

Millwood is an outstanding (OFSTED 2009, 2013, 2017) primary special school for pupils who have significant additional educational needs. Due to the promotions of current staff the governors wish to appoint 3.6 teachers from September 2021.

Arranging a visit to Millwood Primary Special School

May be available to shortlisted candidates.

School location

School Street, Bury, Greater Manchester, M26 3BW

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