Mitigating the mental health impacts of COVID-19

Bradford Opportunity Area/Exceed Institute

A ground breaking development programme designed to help schools to support the social, emotional and mental health (SEMH) of pupils amid the COVID-19 pandemic has kicked off this month in Bradford.


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New approach to teacher support drives award-winning transformation

Shirley Manor Primary

Overhauling the traditional role of Teaching Assistant (TA) has helped a Bradford primary school to scale the OFSTED assessment ladder and catapulted it to awards success.


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Virtual Celebration to Recognise Achievements

Telegraph & Argus Education Awards 2020

The Bradford Schools Awards, postponed from March, are back – bigger and better online Thursday 24 September


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Bradford dividend...

We value good teaching and great teachers in Bradford. And we invest in them.

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Student Loan Reimbursement

All eligible teachers in Bradford are able to apply for a reimbursement of their student loan payments made in the first ten years of their careers, starting from September 2018.


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Support for newly qualified teachers

From 2020, all new teachers in Bradford will get special early access to additional benefits to support them in their first two years of teaching.


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Chartered College of Teaching Membership

Bradford for Teaching has formed a special partnership with the Chartered College, to support the professional teaching community in our city.


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Leadership Scholarships

Scholarship funding is available to support Bradford teachers seeking National Professional Qualifications (NPQS) to develop their career.



Teacher of Photography and Art ( Maternity Cover)

Ilkley Grammar School

Required for: J February 2021

Vacancy type: Part time Salary: £25,714.00 - £41,604.00 Per Annum

Teacher of Technology (Any Specialism)

Beckfoot Oakbank Academy

Required for:

Vacancy type: Permanent Salary: £25,714 - £41,604

English Progress Leader

Immanuel College

Required for: J January 2021

Vacancy type: Permanent Salary: TLR 1b - £12,112

Class Teachers (Various Posts)

Brackenhill Primary School

Required for: J January 2021

Vacancy type: Permanent Salary: Depending on Experience

Full time KS2 Class Teacher

St Francis' Catholic Primary School

Required for:

Vacancy type: Permanent Salary: MPS

Full Time Class Teacher

Lapage Primary School and Nursery

Required for:

Vacancy type: Full time Salary: MPS

2 Part - Time Teachers

Hill Top CE Primary School

Required for:

Vacancy type: Part time Salary: M1 - M6

Class Teacher (suitable for NQTs)

Barkerend Primary Leadership Academy

Required for:

Vacancy type: Full time Salary: MPS


Population of Bradford

£10 billion

9th largest economy of any UK city

153 languages spoken

by children at bradford schools


public parks in bradford

42% of population

is under 30

24% of the population

is under 16

1/3 of the population of bradford

are from minority ethnic backgrounds

32% growth in last 10 years

of city economy in bradford

fastest growing economy in Yorkshire

Second only to Manchester

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