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Destination classroom: Train to teach in Bradford

Bradford for Teaching

Join us for our series of webinars and view the online recruitment fair to help you get into teaching



Bradford-based supermarket thanks teachers with discount for Christmas


School maths tutoring adds up for Bradford students

University of Bradford

An army of students from the University of Bradford have been recruited to provide personal tutoring to Year 11 maths pupils impacted by COVID-19 study disruption.

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Job satisfaction and silverware for new teacher Neill

Beckfoot Priestthorpe

Read about a Bradford teacher who scooped a prestigious ‘Newcomer of the Year’ award


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Dixons Academies Trust

A nationally-recognised ‘exemplar’ schools Trust in Bradford is shining a light on the secrets of its success via video sharing platform YouTube.


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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.




We’re delighted to welcome you to the If you are interested in training to teach, you will find all Bradford-based teacher training providers here
19th November 2020 to 31st December 2020, 17:00


Train to teach/ WEBINAR: Switch careers to train to teach

If you're thinking of making a career change to train to teach in 2021, then this 50 minute live webinar is for you.
15th December 2020, 17:30 to 18:20


KS2 Teacher - Temporary until 31st August 2021

Lower Fields Primary Academy

Required for: J January 2021

Vacancy type: Part time Salary: Salary (FTE): MPR 1 - £25,714.00 to UPR 3 - £41,604.00 Salary subject to pro-rata

Fantastic Class Teacher

Grove House Primary School

Required for: J January 2021

Vacancy type: Full time Salary: MPS

SEN Class Teacher - Maternity Leave Cover to Start ASAP

High Park School

Required for:

Vacancy type: Temporary Salary: Main Scale plus SEN Point

Key Stage 1 Teacher

St John The Evangelist Catholic Academy

Required for:

Vacancy type: Full time Salary: MPS

Full time KS2 Class Teacher

St Francis' Catholic Primary School

Required for:

Vacancy type: Permanent 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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