Bedford Free School is different, and hence working at Bedford Free School is very different!
We expect our staff to be aligned with our values of respect, honesty and high expectations. These really do drive what we do at BFS.
We also expect our pupils and staff to ‘go the extra mile’. We are unashamedly in favour of hard work. As a result, our staff are very special, and our pupils get a great deal.
At the same time, we have tried to strip away some things that are common in many schools, but we think take up too much time. This particularly relates to teaching staff, but we think this makes working at BFS enticing and exciting.
For example, we have:
The growth of our Trust is also definitely going to mean enhanced career opportunities.
Nothing can match a visit, and we welcome visits from prospective colleagues, even if no vacancy is currently advertised. Please contact us to arrange a tour and a chat with the Head of School or Executive Principal.
If you know you want to work at Bedford Free School or Advantage Schools, but no post is currently advertised which suits you, please fill in an application form and we will keep you informed!
We are a small school, where teachers and students know and look out for each other. Safeguarding children enrolled at the School is of paramount importance, and we are fully committed to the protection and safe care of our students. The successful applicant will be required to undertake appropriate checks as well as providing proof of your right to work in the UK.
No CVs please apply using our application form.