Blackburn TEAM Alliance

Want to be an Outstanding Teacher?

We are still accepting applications for 2021

School Direct 2021-2022. What we are looking for…

Trainees who possess a genuine desire to enrich the lives of young children and who can conduct themselves in a manner fitting of the teaching profession.  You should be committed to becoming an outstanding classroom practitioner whom children value and respect.

What are my career prospects…

School Direct has an expectation of employment for those who have successfully completed the programme.  As an alliance of schools we guarantee that we will help and support you to receive an interview through the Blackburn with Darwen NQT Pool.  You will also receive extensive training in application form completion, interview technique and other skills to aid you in gaining employment.

To be an outstanding teacher takes energy, commitment and dedication.  If you feel ready to train within the fast paced, professional environment of a busy school, then the School Direct route may be the best choice for you.

For more information…

We will be delighted to assist with any enquiries you may have regarding our School Direct Programme.  If you would like to find out about our programme and if you have any questions please contact Angela Hancock on Tel No. 01254 667449 (Monday -Friday) or  email:

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