Stranton Primary School

Stranton Primary School

"Only the best is good enough"

School Direct programme

Stranton Primary School runs a successful School Direct (salaried) programme in conjunction with Educate Teacher Training.

People undertaking the School Direct course through Stranton School will:

  • be given a residency School in and around the Hartlepool area. Each School has great experience of hosting trainees and developing Outstanding practitioners
  • Provided with external CPD from Educate and Leeds University
  • Provided with weekly CPD from Staff within the Stranton Partnership on all elements of the teaching Standards
  • Provided with Mentors for the duration of the training year
  • Have the opportunity to complete a PGCE
  • Be given career support to give each trainee with the best chance of obtaining an NQT position (*)

* In 6 years of running the programme, 100% of trainees have obtained a teaching position before completing the course.

For more details contact:

Neil Nottingham - Headteacher of Stranton School:

Julie Kitchen - Educate Teacher Training:

Or look us up on the UCAS website.