Alfreton Nursery School Teaching School Alliance offers both Primary and Secondary School Direct Teaching Training in collaboration with the University of Warwick (Primary), the University of Derby and David Nieper Academy (Secondary). From the first day of term, our students are fully immersed in staff teams, receiving ongoing support from their teacher mentor and University tutor. We understand that every student is unique and offer bespoke training packages which support each student's individual needs. If you are interested in studying with us, please follow the link to our website for further information.
The Ashbourne Dove Valley Teaching School is a thriving Alliance with Initial Teacher Training and recruitment being at the forefront of our success! ADVTSA has doubled its recruitment numbers from 10 in 2017/2018 to 19 in 2018/2019. All our recruits in 2017/2018 gained a PGCE with QTS in August 2018 and have secured Teaching positions. ADVTSA works in true collaboration with Primary Placement Schools and our HE partner University of Derby, as it believes that investing in the School Direct Pathway Programme will contribute positively towards the education of young children, so enforcing teaching and learning