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    Luminate Education Group

    A positive, progressive and collaborative employer.

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  • Careers at
    Luminate Education Group

    A positive, progressive and collaborative employer.

    Get in Touch

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Working at Luminate Education Group

At Luminate Education Group, you’ll be part of a positive, progressive and collaborative team, where you’ll play an important role in helping to transform lives and communities through education.

We offer a wide range of job vacancies, and our large size and diverse range of member organisations means there are always exciting opportunities to progress.

As an education provider, we are committed to lifelong learning and investing in our workforce, and you’ll have access to a broad variety of training and professional development courses designed to help you continually develop and grow.

Staff Benefits

Generous pension scheme >

All employees can join the Local Government Pension Scheme or the Teachers’ Pension Scheme, which provides guaranteed benefits at retirement as well as life insurance.

Excellent annual leave entitlement >

Everyone needs to take time out, and our annual leave entitlement reflects this. Employees can also take up to five discretionary closure days at Christmas.

Flexible working >

We offer flexible working opportunities to support the needs of our diverse workforce.

Health & wellbeing >

We are committed to the health & wellbeing of all our staff.

All employees can access free confidential advice and support whenever they need it, through our employee assistance programme.

Staff can also benefit from a health cash plan scheme, which allows them to access healthcare treatment and claim back money to cover their bills, with policies also covering up to four children.

Discounted gym membership is available too, as well as the cycle to work scheme, which lets employees pay for a bicycle through salary sacrifice and save tax in the process.

Travel discounts >

Employees who regularly use public transport can take advantage of discounted Metro and Northern Rail travel cards.

Staff discounts & membership >

Staff can access Microsoft products at heavily discounted rates, and we offer various membership cards for retailers including Costco and The Gourmet Society.

Equality, diversity and inclusion

We are proud of our diverse and inclusive culture, and all candidates are treated fairly, irrespective of race, gender or gender identity, disability, sexual orientation, religion and belief or age.

We welcome those who wish to declare a disability to do so, and if you are invited for an interview, we will contact you to discuss any steps we need to take to enable you to attend.

All employees have access to a wide range of online training and workshops related to equality, diversity and inclusion, and there are also opportunities for individuals to join our staff equality forums. These allow people from a range of different backgrounds to share their experiences, help shape best practice, and educate the wider workforce.


We are committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and vulnerable adults, and all staff and volunteers must share this commitment.

Successful applicants are required to complete all mandatory pre-employment checks, including:

- Proof of right to work in the UK
- Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS) check
- Children’s barred list check (we may also check the adult barred list if the role involves working with vulnerable adults)
- Two professional references
- Fitness to work, which is conducted by our occupational health partners, OH Works Ltd
- Section 128 check for all staff entering management roles
- Prohibition check for all staff entering teaching related roles

For more information on Safer Recruitment and pre-employment checks, please see section three of Keeping Children Safe in Education.
All successful applicants who have lived or travelled overseas for three months or more in the past five years will also be required to undertake an overseas check as part of the pre-employment checks.

More information on overseas checks can be found on the government website here. All offers of employment are subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks.

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