Rainbow Primary School
Nelson Street
Tel: 01274 221 400


Welcome to our school website


Experienced Special Education Needs Learning Support Required

Term Time Only, 32.5 hours per week
Required to start ASAP, Salary New SCP 4-6
Required September 2019

Vacancy Details:

Rainbow Primary School is looking for a SEND Learning Support with experience of working in KS2. The school wishes to appoint a caring and enthusiastic learning assistant to support pupil learning across the primary age range. The appointed person must be highly flexible, resilient to working with children who may display challenging behaviour and have a proven track record of working with children who have specific learning needs. The candidate will be required to work on a 1:1 basis, supporting children with an EHCP.

Our vision is to provide an outstanding education that equips all learners with the emotional, spiritual and moral intelligence to lead them through a successful and healthy life through a rich and varied range of experiences and opportunities and by promoting aspiration and achievement.

The successful candidate will:

We can offer:

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed by prior arrangement.
Please contact the school office on 01274 221 400 to arrange an appointment.

SEND Teaching Assistant Advert

SEND Teaching Assistant Job Description

Closing Date & Shortlisting: Monday 17th June 2019 at 12 noon
Interviews to be held on Tuesday 25th June 2019

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS with barred list check, prohibition checks to provide Proof of eligibility to work in the UK and at least two references from your current and most recent employers will be required

Please note: CVs are not accepted for this post
Please apply online for this post through prospects online.

Head of School

Employer: Rainbow Primary School
Location: Bradford
Salary: L15-L19
Contract type: Full Time
Contract term: Permanent
Closing date: 14th June 2019
School visits W/C 10th June 2019
Job starts: September 2019

Head of School in Bradford
Rainbow is seeking an inspirational, forward thinking and highly motivated leader.

As one of the first Primary Free Schools in the country, we started with 50 children in our first year in Sept 2011. We currently have 398 pupils on roll, aged 4 – 11 in the culturally diverse community of Bradford. The school is intrinsically woven into the local community giving the children a strong sense of belonging. We are passionate about the school and work exceptionally hard to create a unique place of learning for young people. The school has been housed in our purpose built premises since January 2014.

Together we have created a school in which:

Judged as ‘good’ by OFSTED in February 2013 and April 2017, with a committed Board of Trustees and dedicated staff we are on a ‘journey to outstanding’.

To help shape and achieve our goals we wish to appoint a Head of School to join us on our journey towards outstanding.

The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in a committed team and make a real impact on the outcomes of our pupils from day one. They must have a;

This a truly exciting time to join the Rainbow team as we re-invigorate our commitment to excellent performance with a keen view to expand the Rainbow offer. We credit our achievements to our committed and dedicated staff and the high aspirations we promote throughout the school.

The Head of School will be accountable for the operational and pastoral leadership of the school. This will include leading on ethos, standards and achievement.

Head of School Job Advert

Head of School Job Description and Personal Specification

Closing date: 14th June 2019
School visits: 10th June 2019
Interviews: W/C 17th June 2019

You will find a lot more about our school on the website:

Rainbow School Trust is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The post is subject to enhanced DBS checks.

Applicants can contact the school office to arrange a visit to the school: Telephone: 01274 221400 Email:

Please apply online through Prospects online

Contact Us

Rainbow Primary School, Nelson Street, Bradford, BD5 0HD

Phone: 01274 221400 Email:

Our office staff taking calls are: Miss Tommis-Newberry and Mr Rauf
Arshad Javed – Acting Chief Executive Officer | Stephanie Ngenda – Head of School | Helen Whelan – SENDCO
Amjad Pervez – Chair of The Trust  – or
by post C/O Rainbow Primary School, Nelson Street, Bradford, BD5 0HD