School Direct 2016/17

2nd October 2015

The School Direct application process opens on Tuesday 27 Oct 2015

Want to find out about routes into teaching? Want an exciting and challenging career in teaching?

SPTA Teaching School Alliance is working in partnership with Sheffield Hallam University to offer 83 School Direct places including both primary and secondary opportunities for the Academic Year 2016-2017.

To apply for a place with SPTA apply via UCAS at which is now open to applications until July 2016.

To discuss this opportunity further please contact our School Direct team at 01302 379240 or email:

Applicants please note that training places will be available across our academy group which covers the Yorkshire and Humber region, North Notts, N and NE Lincolnshire. If you have any queries then please contact

We are offering places for both of the two separate School Direct training options available;

1. The School Direct Training Programme, which is open to all graduates and funded by tuition fees paid by the trainee, who may receive a bursary from the Teaching Agency (TA).

2. The School Direct Training Programme (salaried), an employment-based route available to high quality graduates with around three years’ work experience who will earn a salary whilst they train.