We are exceptionally proud of our class of 2016/17, learn more about how they found the School Direct programme.

Meet A Few Of Our Trainees ...



Placement Schools - St James Infant School & Harrington Nursery School

" I found the course very organised, I was supported thoroughly throughout and the delivery of the sessions was very good. I wasn't sure what to expect however I felt very informed before I started the course".



Trained With Pear Tree Infant School & Grampian Primary Academy

"Fantastic organisation from day one - well planned timetable and prompt session start times. Support from the teaching school has been immense, the team has been fantastic, always there to offer a friendly smile".


Trained With Holbrook School Of Autism & Pear Tree Infant School

"The delivery and organisation of the course have been excellent. Taught sessions have been engaging and have given lots of opportunities to reflect on my own practice & take forward new ideas.  The course has exceeded my expectations this year".



Trained With Arboretum Primary School & Ravensdale Infant School

"Very good communication, I always felt well informed, well in advance of things. Lots of opportunities to share ideas & practice with other professionals and students. Getting together on University days was very enjoyable".


Trained With St Giles School & Pear Tree Infant School

"It was very organised, the delivery was fantastic. Communication was exemplary! The course was interesting & informative, I felt challenged and supported. The main highlight was the practical sessions where i learn't new skills".



Trained With Portway Infant School & St Giles School

"The course was very clear with lots of opportunities to visit other schools & take good ideas to different people. Lots of practical, real life experience and felt like a member of staff in the placement schools which made me feel more comfortable & confident".