School Direct Routes into Teaching

2017 - 2018

The University of Bedfordshire will be working in partnership with the following Primary and Secondary Lead Schools:

  • Ashcroft High School
  • Biddenham Upper School and Sports College
  • Castle Newnham School
  • Goldington Academy
  • Lionel Walden Primary School
  • Middlefield Primary Academy
  • Mildenhall College Academy
  • Peter Pan Teaching School
  • Redborne Upper School and Community College
  • Sir Christopher Hatton Academy

Subjects offered include Art and Design, Design and Technology, Drama, English, Geography, History, Mathematics, Modern Languages, Music, Physical Education, Religious Education, Science with Biology, Science with Chemistry, Science with Physics, Social Science, and Primary.

Recruitment and selection is completed collaboratively through the lead school and the University of Bedfordshire. Schools take the lead in interviewing and selecting candidates.

All School Direct candidates must meet the Teacher Training entry requirements of the University.

Applications are through

For further information please phone Admissions on: 01234 793279 or email

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