We are delighted to have filled our allocation of primary places starting September 2018 with high quality, dedicated graduates. UCAS is now closed to applicants.
Congratulations to last year's cohort for a very successful year - 100% of you securing employment, many in local schools. Well done and keep in touch!
If you feel that School Direct is the route through which you could achieve your ambition of becoming a primary or secondary teacher we would love to hear from you. We will be recruting our 7th cohort of associate teachers, who will start in September 2019, via UCAS this Autumn.
Applications open October 2018 via UCAS - we are training code 1TR
The document below gives a flavour of what to expect! If you require more information please contact us directly ( or for secondary places Andrew Clarkson at The Bishops' Blue Coat High School, Chester). Prospective candidates are welcome to visit the school for a chat about how our programme works in conjunction with University of Chester.
We look forward to hearing from you!
Mickle Trafford Alliance programme aims to prepare Associate Teachers for all aspects of the teaching role... working in earlier and later key stages than your chosen field and participating in residential visits alongside the children.
We are a Lead School working in partnership with Bishops' High School and the University of Chester. In our last two Ofsted inspections we were judged to be "Outstanding".