At Pilgrims School we nurture a child’s inherent curiosity and creativity to provide the best possible educational start.  Every aspect of our school from the design of our buildings, to the way that we teach focuses on letting children be children while helping them to flourish.

We understand the diverse needs of family life and aim to establish a mutual trust and understanding between family and home.  In addition to the school curriculum, we offer a range of extra-curricular activities throughout the academic year to further encourage and support the children’s curiosity, creativity and passion to complement what they learn during the school day.

As a team we continuously strive to achieve an outstanding level of care and education for every pupil.  If you’re an inspirational teacher, qualified Early Years practitioner, teaching assistant or a dedicated and experienced support professional who is interested in becoming part of the Pilgrims family, we want to hear from you.

If you are interested in applying in any of these vacancies please complete the application form below and return it via our recruitment email address ( or by post to Mrs Barbara Courtney, PA to Headteacher, Pilgrims Pre Prep, Brickhill Drive, Bedford, MK41 7QZ.

KS1 Class teacher – Required september 2019

We are looking for an experienced KS1 Class Teacher with a thorough understanding of the KS1 curriculum and the ability to demonstrate a level of knowledge and experience which will complement our inspiring team.

This is a full time position as part of a two year fixed term contract, starting in September 2019.

Please click here to download the job description.

Please click here to download the person specification.

Please click here to download the application form. Completed application forms can be returned directly to

The closing date for completed applications is 12pm on Monday 4 March 2019. Interviews will be held on Monday 18, Tuesday 19 or Wednesday 20 March 2019.

If you’d like to review our policies and parental contracts

Polices for each part of the school are overarching and are openly available to all via the main school reception.

Our  Safeguarding Children Policy February 2018 can be downloaded here.

Parental Contracts:

Little Pilgrims and Pre-School 2018

Main School 2018

Pupil Privacy Notice

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