Teaching Roles


Thank you for interest in working at The Brooksbank School.

The Brooksbank School is a forward thinking and outward facing school, which utilises fully a wealth of excellent practitioners and practices. Aligned to new and exciting strategies that continue our incessant drive to maximise student outcomes and successes both academically, socially, and culturally we are highly regarded in the community we serve.

Exciting opportunities are available for the right candidate to help drive forward the whole school improvement agenda and should you be interested in working here at The Brooksbank School and impacting positively on the lives of our students, please see below for our current vacancies.

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The Brooksbank School
Victoria Road
West Yorkshire
Interim Headteacher: Mr David Lord

Tel:       01422 374791

Email:  cwashington@bbs.calderdale.sch.uk
Web site:  www.bbs.calderdale.sch.uk        


Head of Science Faculty

Leadership Scale: L5 - L9 (pay award pending)


The successful candidate will lead the Science Faculty at the Brooksbank School taking a strategic lead on the Science related curriculum.

The Brooksbank School is a large and popular comprehensive school and specialist Sports College. It is an oversubscribed 11 to 18 co-educational school with over 1700 students on role. We continue to be a forward thinking and outward facing school.

In Autumn 2022, the Brooksbank School Joins Together Learning Trust, a highly respected local multi-academy trust.  We are a close family of local schools, including Honley and Ryburn Valley High School, Ryburn Sixth and three primary schools.  Being part of a supportive trust brings many benefits to the school, staff and students.

Working in collaboration supports our schools to be better.  Through the professional development of leaders and staff, effective curriculum development, robust quality assurance, mutual support and great governance.

The successful applicant will join a strong and committed team of specialist subject leads who are a significant driving force for school improvement.

We are looking for someone who:

  • is a thoughtful, reflective and effective teacher
  • translates a vision for effective practice in Science education into action and improvement
  • works effectively with colleagues at various career stages to further improve curriculum implementation
  • relishes the opportunity to collaborate with other subject leads within and beyond school
  • works effectively with young people, colleagues and our wider community.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Further information regarding our Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy can be found on our school website.  The successful applicant to this post will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check (Disclosure) and other pre-employment checks before the appointment is confirmed.

Closing date: 12 noon, 10th October 2022

Interview: w/c 10th October 2022