Our current vacancies are listed below. Mill Ford School is committed to safeguarding children and expect all staff (including temporary, casual staff and volunteers) to share this commitment.  All posts are subject to an Enhanced DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service)  check, health checks and satisfactory references.


Teacher Vacancies:


Support Staff Vacancies:

Job Details

Category: Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Job Type: Part Time, Term Time

Salary/Grade: Grade E, Points 15-20

Application Deadline: 9am Monday 13th July 2020

Job Start Date: September 2020*



Salary Scale Grade E point 15 – FTE £22,911.00, Actual Salary £7,731.55 per annum (new NJC pay award pending)

15.58 hours per week (2.5 days) – 39 weeks per year, one year temporary contract - in the first instance

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic individual with a love of learning and a sense of fun to join our team at our main site and satellite site (Ernesettle Community School). The post will involve working with pupils who have complex needs and autism. The duration of these contract will be temporary for one year only.

*Please note: the exact start date is dependent on government guidance re Covid 19

It would be advantageous for applicants to have experience/knowledge of working with Autistic Spectrum Condition (ASC), Severe Learning Disability (SLD) and profound and multiple Learning Disabilities (PMLD) . All applicants should have experience of working with special needs pupils and a relevant NVQ (or equivalent) qualification as well as their own resilience to support our pupils on a daily basis. Our pupils individual needs and education is of paramount importance to us, we work closely with parents and carers as well as other support agencies to ensure that this is delivered in the most appropriate manner. Training and support will be provided to successful candidates.

We are committed to Safeguarding and expect all staff to share this commitment – an enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.

Application packs are available from the School website :

Closing date: 9am Monday 13 July 2020

Interviews: Monday 20th July 2020

HLTA Role Profile

HLTA Expectations

Support Staff Application Form

Please email completed application forms to the main School email address:


Mill Ford Supply Bank: 

We run out own supply bank of support staff.

If you would be interested in joining the supply bank please download and complete an application form. Completed application forms can be emailed to the School: or posted to/handed in at the main School reception.


Support Staff Application Form