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  • Passionate about Teaching?

    Higham Lane School Partnership comprises 11 partner schools across both primary and secondary phases. We offer both School Direct training and salaried programmes in collaboration with The University of Warwick, a Russell Group University rated 'Outstanding' by Ofsted for both primary and secondary phases.

Our Partnership

Higham Lane School is our lead school, a non-selective secondary in the top 5% of schools in the country. We are a close partnership both in terms of location and our approach to the training provision. Our partnership has an experienced team of mentors to support trainees and provide excellent in-school experience in a range of contexts.

Secondary subjects include English, mathematics, biology, chemistry, physics, computing, geography, history, physical education, modern foreign languages, music and religious education.

  • Computing
  • English
  • Physical Education
  • Music
  • Chemistry
  • Modern Foreign Languages

What we can offer you

  • A PGCE programme with QTS and Master's level credits with our HEI partner, The University of Warwick.

  • A training programme including sessions at university, Higham Lane School (Birchwood Primary, Polesworth for Primary trainees) as well as your placement schools.

  • On-the-job training approach working alongside experienced teachers to plan, deliver and evaluate lessons from the start of the academic year.

  • Expert and experienced subject and professional mentors to support and guide you through your training year.

  • Opportunities to work alongside other trainees to share ideas and experiences.

  • Teaching experience at 2 local schools with different educational settings.

Training Vacancies

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How to Apply?

If you are passionate about teaching, ambitious with excellent communication skills and a desire to influence and transform young people’s lives then we hope you will apply for one of our programmes. Applications are via UCAS at see link below for course codes and locations.

For more information contact Vanessa Domigan at or telephone 02476 388123.