Work With Us
Message from Executive Principal
Thank you for requesting details
about a teaching role at Bradford Academy.
I have lived and
worked in Bradford throughout my teaching career. It holds a vibrant, diverse community and
possesses unique character. Its
diversity reflects Britain. The Academy plays an important part in preparing
young people for life in our complex society. Students are prepared to be
active participants in their own communities through developing
relationships and understanding the importance of exercising their voice. We
hold this dear and believe it to be a major reason behind our success. We are developing
leaders for the future; both staff and students.
You have shown interest in us at an exciting time. We have recently celebrated our tenth
anniversary and continue to be judged by Ofsted as a good school. Having expanded our
age range with students from the ages of 2 to 19, you will appreciate that this
is no mean feat and we don’t sit still.
I have worked at
the Academy since its inception and am incredibly proud of our
achievements. Success is down to working
hard. We listen to each other. We do not shy away from challenge.
Why do you want
to work for this Academy? I would ask you reflect on the following:
- Your personal
vision for education.
- Your tenacity to
being the best.
- Your sense of
You need to be committed to improving the life chances of our students for whom educational success is the only secure route to raising the quality of their future lives. Can you demonstrate how you would contribute to our team to get results? We need talented people with a proven track record of effectiveness based on a thorough understanding of why you have been successful. You get things done.
We need colleagues who share our values and aspirations. You will be rewarded by access to the
highest quality CPD through our talent management strategy.
Does this resonate with you? Are you
inspired? Then start your journey and submit your application.
- Free membership of on-site gym
- Cycle To Work Scheme
- 2019 Platinum PDQM award from UCL which ensures that staff receive the highest quality continuous professional development
- On-site free parking
- Subsidised School Lunches
- Discount at Specsavers
- Interest free loans to purchase season travel tickets for trains/buses
- Early whole school finish on Fridays
- Generous annual leave entitlements for Professional Support Services Staff
Bradford Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. All successful candidates will be expected to undergo an enhanced DBS check and any offer of employment will be subject to its return plus receiving satisfactory references, children’s barred list check and section 128 check (where relevant). Teaching staff will also be subject to a ‘Prohibition to Teach’ check.