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Blackburn Team Alliance School Direct - Primary teaching information session

4 February 2020 at 14:00 - 15:30 in Blackburn at the Wensley Fold CE Primary Academy

Event information:

This is a fantastic opportunity to speak to our School Direct team and past student teachers, you can talk to us about what the course involves, how our training is delivered and have a look around our school, we can discuss options for gaining some school experience and we can offer support and guidance, to prepare you for completing your application and interview technique preparation.

Below is a list of what we provide, staff will be able to answer your questions at the event.

  • excellent employment statistics
  • excellent satisfaction ratings from previous students
  • excellent completion statistics
  • minimal travel time to placement
  • outstanding teaching by subject leaders
  • dedicated training space
  • core texts available via student library
  • excellent placement outcomes
  • first class student support on a daily basis
  • excellent opportunities to gain experience of supporting EAL learners

Course Content:

  • 2 days in the host school
  • 1 day teaching theory - Postgraduate study
  • 2 days national curriculum study lead by leading edge 'Specialist Leaders of Education'

Many of our previous students are now employed by schools in our alliance and we actively encourage them to become mentors for future trainee teachers.

To attend this event, please email us.

Venue information:

Wensley Fold CE Primary Academy, Manor Road, Blackburn, BB2 6LX

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Additional information:

Target audience: People looking for guidance and information about a career in teaching including undergraduates, postgraduates and those looking for a career change

Organiser: Wensley Fold CE Primary Academy

Event website:

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