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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.


Early Career Framework: Free Webinars 17 & 18 June

Bradford Teaching School Hub

Are you a school leader with responsibility for NQTs? Are you ready to implement the new Early Career Framework in September? Register now for a free Bradford Teaching School Hub webinar to catch up.

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#thankateacher Day

Wednesday 20 May is national “Thank A Teacher” day. Watch how Bradford’s children and young people have said thank you.



Here in Bradford, we asked some of our local children and young people what makes their teacher special to them.


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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.



Train to teach/ Early Career Framework (ECF): An introductory briefing

This online webinar will introduce the Early Career Framework (ECF) to Bradford's school and trust leaders.
18th June 2020, 16:00 to 17:00


Year 5 Teacher

Merlin Top Primary Academy

Required for: J September 2020

Vacancy type: Part time Salary: Negotiable depending on skills and competencies

KS2 Teacher

Lower Fields Primary Academy

Required for: J September 2020

Vacancy type: Full time Salary: Salary (FTE): MPR 1 - £24,373.00 to UPR 3 - £40,490.00 Salary subject to pro-rata

Science Teacher

Tong Leadership Academy

Required for: J September 2020

Vacancy type: Full time 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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