Safeguarding and Wellbeing Fellow, Bradford

Closing date:

Dixons McMillan AcademyBradford

Date posted:
Start date: Thursday 23 August 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Point 15 - 19
Contract term: Permanent



Application date:  Tuesday 22 April 2018 at 9.00am

Start date:  Thursday 23 August 2018 (or sooner)

Location:  Bradford

Contract type:  Permanent

Contract term:  Term Time Only (+ 10 days)

Mon – Weds  7.30am – 4.30pm 

Thurs - Fri  7.30am – 3.30pm 

Salary:  SCP15 – 19 (dependent on experience)

Dixons McMillan opened in September 2014 with just one Year 7 cohort. In September 2016 we moved into our new building and we have close to 600 scholars on site. We will reach our full capacity in September 2018 with 720 scholars on site from year 7 to year 13.

We have very high expectations of staff, but we value them highly. We invest heavily in staff development and a growing school will offer many career opportunities in the coming years. 

We currently have an exciting opportunity for the right candidate in the role of Safeguarding and Wellbeing Fellow to support our SLT, teaching colleagues and our scholars. The safeguarding of our students is of paramount importance.

We offer:

  • inspirational students who are fully supportive of our ethos of high expectation and no excuses 
  • a truly values driven culture based on a belief that everyone can and will succeed
  • an opportunity to develop and grow as a professional through our personalised ‘Coaching for Excellence’ CPD programme
  • the chance to join a supportive, professional and talented staff who always put student learning and experience first 
  • career development opportunities as a growing academy

The right candidate will be:

  • a highly talented individual with a passion for helping children succeed 
  • aligned to the academy’s values and drivers
  • focused on building strong professional relationships 
  • committed to contributing to our joyful school culture
  • prepared to make a contribution to our co-curricular provision 
  • open to advice, coaching and development in order to develop their practice and progress their career 

The academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will need to undertake a DBS enhanced clearance for the academy.

More information about our vacancies and a downloadable application form can be found on our website:

We fully recommend potential applicants to visit the school before sending an application. 

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More about Dixons McMillan Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Address: Trinity Road, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD5 0JD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1274 424350
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My vision for Dixons McMillan is simple: to provide young people with the very best education possible so that they leave the academy highly employable and ready to lead happy and successful lives.  This involves ensuring that scholars are unive...