What Our Staff Say

''I feel very supported at BGS.  It is a professional and friendly atmosphere with an emphasis on student and staff welfare.  I have been given access to a considerable amount of training opportunities and have gained so much experience.  I thoroughly enjoy being part of the BGS team.''

Mrs K Robinson, Senior Health Support Worker

''Working at BGS is like spending time with extended family.  Colleagues become firm friends and relationships with pupils are honest, warm and based on a mutual respect.''

Mrs T Willis, SEND Teaching Assistant

''Bury Grammar School is an exciting and supportive environment to work in.  There are several opportunities for collaborative work and professional development.  Never before have I worked in a school where the pupils are so well behaved and drive to work hard and succeed.  The ethos of the school is such that students and teachers work together to ensure that everyone reaches their full potential.''

Miss K Newman, Maths Teacher

''I have loved working at BGS so far and have felt fully supported and welcomed by all members of staff, enabling me to settle into my new role as a teacher of geography.  I am truly grateful as without this I wouldn't be able to develop as a teacher and build such fantastic relationships with both staff and students.''

Miss L Gillibrand, Geography Teacher

''I love working at BGS!  There is an inspirational sense of scholarship and history around the whole school which generates great pride amongst its community.  My role offers a huge variety of opportunities, not least the chance to work with high calibre colleagues and aspiring, dedicated pupils.''

Mr T Seed, English Teacher & Literacy Coordinator

''For teachers who are as passionate about their subjects as they are about the development of young people, BGS really is the perfect balance.  It is such a pleasure and privilege to work in an atmosphere where pupils so genuinely want to learn''

Miss J Elliott, Head of The English Faculty

''I feel proud to be part of the BGS family.  From its youngest pupils in Kindergarten to its oldest building on the estate, our school is unique and full of individual people who genuinely care about each person as an individual.  We work hard but have fun and enjoy what we do!''

Mrs S Gorton, Registrar

''It is rewarding to work in a company that continues to invest in the education, wellbeing and development of its staff and pupils alike; the results for which speak for themselves.''

Mrs K Ward, Fee Manager