Initial Teacher Training

Congratulations to our trainee teachers 2016/7!

Congratulations to all of our trainee teachers who have successfully passed their training. All have been offered posts in schools from September.

School Direct 2018

We will shortly be recruiting for School Direct starting in September 2018, please do contact us for any help or advice with the application process.

All applications must be made through UCAS teacher training.

About us

Our partnership schools, led by the Ealing Primary Teaching School Alliance, comprise of primary and special schools all judged to be good or outstanding by Ofsted.

We have proven experience and success as an Initial Teacher Training Provider through School Direct. We have successfully placed students in schools across our Alliance, many of whom have gone on to become successful teachers within our schools.

We provide trainees with a unique initial teacher training experience. Trainee teachers have the opportunity to teach in both a primary and special school setting in Ealing. We are currently working with a variety of HEI partners, including St Mary’s University, Roehampton, Brunel and Hertfordshire universities.

Our aim is to deliver quality initial teacher training in diverse and inclusive school settings committed to securing the highest standards of teaching and learning and outcomes for our pupils.


We pride ourselves on providing our trainees with the breadth of knowledge and experience needed to prepare them for long and successful careers in teaching and leadership.

School Direct

School Direct Initial Teacher Training is an exciting opportunity for graduates who show a real passion for pursuing a career in teaching.

Ealing Primary Teaching School Alliance offers School Direct routes into the profession in Primary KS1 and KS2. We offer an unsalaried (tuition) route for recent graduates.
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Applying for for School Direct places

Applications for the School Direct Programme should be made via UCAS. To apply, please search for “Ealing Primary Teaching School Alliance – code 1RW” in UCAS Teacher Training.

UCAS is open for applications from September 2017.

More information about School Direct can be found on the DfE website: School Direct

To find out more information about teaching opportunities, please click here to visit the DfE Get Into Teaching web-site.

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