Bedford is an ideal place to build your teaching career, offering a great quality of life on your doorstep.

In Bedford, teachers can experience a wide range of school settings, from village schools to town centre academies, all within a 10 mile radius.

Whether you are taking your first position as an NQT, looking to take on extra responsibility, or you’re keen to become a middle or senior leader, Bedford offers you the commitment and support to deliver your ambitions.

Bedford’s education sector is a close-knit network, providing the opportunity to get to know other teachers both professionally and socially.

In this section you can find out more about the individual schools in Bedford, the development opportunities available to all teachers, and the current vacancies across the Borough.