Beckfoot Trust is an organisation that links a group of local Bradford schools together so that they can collectively improve the life chances for young people within their schools. Our aim is to create a group of truly remarkable schools each with a genuine comprehensive intake. They will be wonderful places for young people to learn and grow up in. We want to make a difference. We want to create something special.




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Work For Us

Who are we looking for?

Beckfoot Teaching School

We are looking to recruit exceptional candidates for the 2022-23 academic year.

Applications open on Tuesday 12th October 2021

We are seeking team players to work alongside our outstanding staff:

  • who are passionate about their subject
  • who believe they have a talent for inspiring young people
  • who are dedicated to ensuring every young person fulfils their academic and personal potential
  • who are resilient and capable of self-reflection

Entry Requirements:

Secondary Teaching
You will need a 2:2 degree or higher, at least 50% in the subject you wish to teach, and GCSE Maths & English at grade C or above (or equivalent).

Primary Teaching
You will need a 2:2 degree or higher, and GCSE Maths, English and Science at grade C or above (or equivalent).

For candidates who do not meet the GCSE requirements, equivalency tests may be available.
Please contact Jenny McUrich for more information.

We have up to 12 places in Primary Initial Teacher Training.

We have up to 30 places in Secondary Initial Teacher Training in the following subjects:

  • English
  • Maths
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Computer Sciences
  • Business Studies
  • Modern Foreign Languages
  • Geography
  • History
  • Religious Studies
  • Physical Education
  • Art and Design
  • Music
  • Design and Technology

On successful completion of training you will be awarded a PGCE with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS), and gain 60 credits at Masters Level. You will be a confident, student-centred, reflective teacher, and will hopefully take up a position within Beckfoot Trust.

Fees and Bursaries
Our School Direct courses are not salaried, although for eligible trainees bursaries and scholarships of up to £30,000 (tax free) are available, depending on teaching subject and qualifications. You will have to pay tuition fees of £9250, but you may be eligible for a student loan. For more information on bursaries click here.