Pastoral Support Officer

Bradford Forster Academy

Bradford Forster Academy is a new 11-16 Church of England secondary Academy and part of the Bradford Diocesan Academies Trust (BDAT), a growing Christian Multi-Academy Trust based in Bradford. The Academy opened on 1st September 2015 and now has 750 students on roll in years 7, 8, 9 and 10.

Bradford Forster Academy are seeking to appoint a talented, inspirational, creative and ambitious individual who can make a sustained and substantial contribution to the growth and development of the Academy.

Bradford Forster Academy can offer you:

  • An attractive, very well resourced working environment.
  • Effective and supportive colleagues.
  • Friendly and well behaved pupils.
  • Opportunities for personal and professional development

For full details, application form with information pack, please visit the academy’s website Visits to the academy are encouraged and can be arranged by contacting Stacey Read, at

BDAT are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. All posts are subject to an enhanced criminal records check via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

Closing Date: 9.00am, 10th May 2019
Interview Date: TBC
Starting Date: TBC

Salary: SO1 (29-31)
Pro rata: Term Time plus 15 Days (Permanent) 37 hours per week (7.30 am – 3.30 pm)

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Year 6 observed their first Eucharist Service today, watching members of staff receive communion together. A child’s reflection was that the sharing of one cup showed all are equal in our community; priest, headteacher, teacher or volunteer. #easterweek

Thank you Rev Gary for leading Collective Worship today about the Last Supper and how Jesus told his disciples that being a super hero was about thinking about other people and their needs @StJohnsCE @WeAreBDAT


A warm welcome to @ChristAcad @WeAreBDAT boy’s football teams. Lots of sporting excellence and teamwork on show. Well played to all.