About the training provider
Why train with us?
“The quality of training at the Great Court School is first class” Ofsted January 2018
Grey Court Teaching School Alliance is a group of good and outstanding schools to work, train and learn. We provide a supportive, outstanding and tailored learning opportunity in partnership with the universities of St Mary’s, King’s College London and Goldsmith. The Grey Court Alliance is a partnership of 11 secondary schools across Richmond and Kingston boroughs, many of which have achieved outstanding ratings.
Our partnership of secondary schools is led by Grey Court School and includes a variety of mixed secondary and primary schools, a faith school and a girls’ school.
They are within the Boroughs of Richmond upon Thames and Kingston: *Wald grave School
*The Holyfield School
*The Kingston Academy
*Meadlands Primary School
*The Russell School
*Sheen Mount Primary School
*St. Richard’s Primary School.
All our mentors are qualified teachers with great expertise to share and train you as you prepare to enter the best job in the world!
Our trainees have said “Training with the Great Court Alliance was an outstanding experience”.
About the accredited body
*You will be working in partnership with an 'Outstanding' (March 2011) provider for both Secondary and Primary provision.
*We have a long standing tradition and proven excellence in providing initial teacher training since 1850.
*Opportunity to work within a professional community to provide excellence in practice and pedagogy.
*Opportunity for knowledge exchange and cooperation between educators, teachers and academies.
*We can offer a wide range of secondary subjects specialisms and primary provision at Key Stage 1 and 2.
Training with disabilities and other needs
Working in partnership with the universities, we support candidates with disabilities and other needs.
All our student teachers are assessed to evaluate their "fitness to teach" as part of their enrollment process.
In the past we have successfully trained student teachers with
*mental health conditions
Grey Court Alliance is a very supportive and inclusive environment to train and work in. We are very proud or out well-being policy and provision for our school community.
Apply on the UCAS website. You’ll need to register with UCAS before you can apply.
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When you apply you’ll need these codes for the Choices section of your application form:
Training provider code:
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Choose a training location
You’ll also need to choose a training location – select the relevant location name on the application form.
Grey Court School
Ham Street, Ham, Richmond Upon Thames tw10 7hn
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