Mind the gap: Education in COVID-19 world


Over 100 teachers and school leaders logged on to a special Bradford for Teaching webinar on 24th June looking at how schools can identify and address the education gap caused by the national Coronavirus lockdown.



Globetrotting teacher puts down roots in Bradford

After 12 years teaching and training teachers internationally, 35-year-old Antonia O’Sullivan decided to fulfil a life-long ambition and return to the UK to train as a primary school teacher.


Introducing the Early Career Framework webinar

Bradford Teaching School Hub

Watch for our webinar to catch up with latest ECF developments and hear from the providers ready to support you this autumn.

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Tech to teaching for career changer Will

Exceed SCITT

Read Will Morris's story, who starts as an NQT at Bradford’s Horton Park Primary in September.



Covid challenge brings out the best at inner city primary school

Woodside Primary School

Read how a primary school in one of Bradford’s most deprived areas has thrived amid the chaos of the coronavirus lockdown.


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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.



Deputy Headteacher

Russell Hall Primary School

Required for: J September 2020

Vacancy type: Permanent Salary: Leadership 7-11

MFL Teacher (French Specialism)

Tong Leadership Academy

Required for: J September 2020

Vacancy type: Permanent Salary: MPS/ UPS

Science Teacher

Tong Leadership Academy

Required for: J September 2020

Vacancy type: Permanent Salary: MPS/ UPS


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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