Job Opportunities

As a thriving independent school providing education for boys and girls aged 3-18 years, nurturing individuality lies at the heart of everything we do and it is this family ethos that makes our school such a wonderful place to be.

Founded in 1950 by a group of parents with a shared vision, Bridgewater School offers an inspirational environment in which to teach. Set within four acres of woodland in the semi-rural area of Worsley, Greater Manchester, Bridgewater offers dynamic opportunities in learning, sport and extra-curricular activities, and a cohesive, supportive atmosphere for all staff.

Compassion and good relationships underpin all of our practices, ensuring a positive working environment alongside hard-working and dedicated colleagues, where pupils are well-motivated and parents and teachers work together to provide them with all the guidance, support and encouragement needed to succeed.

The additional benefits of working at Bridgewater School include:

  • Competitive financial packages
  • Positive working environment
  • Pension Scheme
  • Reduction on school fees
  • Free wraparound childcare
  • Personal development training opportunities
  • Family friendly policies
  • Induction support
  • Opportunities to participate in our extra-curricular and enrichment programmes
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Free on-site parking
  • Support for staff and their families and childcare arrangements

Bridgewater School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

Teaching positions

Teacher of Science – Full-time, permanent.

Job vacancy for Science Teacher at Bridgewater SchoolAn exciting opportunity has arisen for a well-qualified and inspirational teacher to join the Science Department of Bridgewater School, at an exciting time in its development.

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic teacher of either Physics, Chemistry or Biology, or a combination, who will teach throughout the Senior School (11-18 years) up to both GCSE and A-level. This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic Teacher of Science to join a forward-thinking department with a strong emphasis on practical work. We are looking for a Science specialist who strives to achieve the highest possible standards for their students; someone who takes pleasure in delivering a rich and diverse curriculum that offers a range of enjoyable yet challenging learning experiences.

Closing date for applications: Midnight on Thursday 22nd April 2021.

Interviews: Thursday 29th and Friday 30th April 2021.

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Support staff positions

There are currently no vacancies.


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