About the training provider
Sacred Heart Alliance (Westhoughton, Bolton)
Join our one year programme, during which you will gain the skills to become a knowledgeable, creative and effective teacher, ready to embark on a rewarding career. High quality training is school-focused, and challenges entrants to the teaching profession to develop a personal pedagogy which reinforces high academic standards, lifelong learning, enjoyment, resilience and creativity…
After successfully completing your training, you will be awarded a PGCE with QTS and the possibility of taking up a teaching post within our alliance of schools. Our HEART teachers become part of a network where Continuing Professional Development & Formation matters.
Pre-application visits to the school are welcome…
What is the Sacred Heart Alliance?
A partnership of schools, mainly from Bolton and the surrounding areas. Working in partnership with the University of Cumbria, we offer an innovative and supportive programme of training. This includes placements in three excellent yet contrasting schools.
Why choose Sacred Heart ?
We have a track record of training, nurturing and supporting new teachers.
You will receive excellent academic support from the University of Cumbria and outstanding school-based support within the Alliance.
Our training is led by experienced and knowledgeable practitioners, both from Alliance schools and the University of Cumbria. All training is on site here at Sacred Heart.
What are we looking for ?
Those who have a passion for working with children, a strong desire to teach and a commitment to the course.
About the accredited body
Sacred Heart is an outstanding school where every child is unique and all children make excellent progress. We are experienced in Co-ordinating and providing high quality school-led initial teacher training (ITT), HEART have been leading school direct PGCE provision, in partnership with University of Cumbria, since September 2014.
We have worked with University of Cumbria and their excellent team of committed staff for over 4 years to deliver our Primary based PGCE/Schools Direct courses .
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