Mill Ford School


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: 

None at present





Support Staff Vacancies: 


Apprentice Level 3 - Teaching Assistant


Salary: £5.28 per hour (Apprentice, 1st year any age) = annual salary £7,732.05

Hours per week: 32.67 paid hours (35.17 with half hour unpaid lunch break each day)

Working Days: Monday – Friday

Weeks per year: 39 (Term Time)


We are recruiting for an enthusiastic, committed apprentice who is looking to develop a career in supporting teaching learning within a school that supports the needs of children and young adults with complex needs. 


We will offer you:

  • A rewarding opportunity to develop a career supporting an amazing group of children and young people.
  • A nurturing supportive workplace with a great team
  • Health and Wellbeing package including Physio support, Counselling and Mindfulness, GP phone and video consultations.
  • Cycle to work scheme with Plymouth City Council along with other Plymouth City Council Employee discounts,
  • Training to support you in your role including Makaton, Safety Interventions and Trauma Informed Practice.
  • An opportunity to join the school at a time of growth.
  • E-learning through National Online Safety – A suite of learning options to support your professional development.


Our apprenticeships are run in conjunction with Achievement Training:


For more information and to make an application in the first instance please visit:


Please be aware that on receipt of your application from the Apprenticeship Service, you will be contacted and asked to complete a school specific application form. 


Mill Ford School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS is required for this post.



Mill Ford Supply Bank:

Recruitment for our Supply Bank is currently closed.