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Welcome to our Vacancies page where you will find details of posts that are currently being advertised for The Milestone School.

Please note that we only accept SAND Academies Trust application forms:-

External Application form TRUST.docx

Please check this page regularly for updates. 

Details of vacancies for all SAND Academies Trust schools are posted on the SAND Academies Trust website and Gloucestershire County Council website.  



Job Title:                          Personnel Officer

Location:                          The Milestone School

Grade:                              Grade6, pt 15 to 20

Salary:                              £23,541 to £25,991 pro rata

Start date:                         ASAP

Part Time:                         Monday to Friday from 7.30am until 3.00pm with 30 minutes unpaid lunch (35 hours per week)

Term Time only:               39 weeks per year to include working INSET days

Contract:                          Fixed term until 31/08/2021

Closing date:                    Friday 30th October at 12noon

Interview date:                  Friday 13th November

SAND Academies Trust is looking to appoint a Personnel Officer to support the HR Lead with the effective provision of personnel support for the Trust. 

The successful applicant will assist classes by organising appropriate supply cover in the event of staff absence, and will help to ensure that all communication and record-keeping systems are maintained to a high standard. 

The requirements of the post is to:-

  • arrange supply cover for staff absences
  • maintain accurate absence and training records
  • administer recruitment and probation for all new members of staff
  • set up new contracts and amend or end existing contracts using SIMS and SAP
  • maintain the Single Central Record
  • check and process claim forms
  • prioritise workload to meet deadlines
  • support the HR function with all aspects of personnel
  • maintain the confidentiality of all School’s records relating to staff and pupils, in line with the latest requirements of GDPR and the Freedom of Information Act

Previous experience of working in a school or recruitment is essential, together with a good sense of humour.

This post is part time, working 35 hours per week, term time only (including INSET days).  The hours of work are 7.30am until 3.00pm, Monday to Friday, with a 30 minute unpaid lunch.  Due to the requirements of the role these hours are not flexible. 

The closing date and time for all applications is 12 noon on Friday 30th October and interviews will take place on Friday 13th November.   We regret that to reduce administration costs, applicants will only be contacted if selected for an interview therefore, applicants who have not heard of the progress of their application within 2 weeks of the closing date, should assume that they have not been shortlisted.

The post is subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks and the successful completion of a 6-month probation period.

Please download an application form and job description from the school website  then post or email your completed application form to personnel(at)  Applications received after 12:00 noon of the closing date will not be considered.  Please note that we do not accept CVs.

This school is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment.  This position is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Personnel Officer 2020 TRUST

External Application form TRUST