‘TVTSA is an excellent choice if you’re thinking of teaching because it provides you with essential skills whilst gaining practical experience in a school environment. Also, you are able to collaboratively with experienced staff who can offer support and advice to progress as a teacher.’
Kirsty Allen, former School Direct trainee
The application window for School Direct courses starting in September 2020 is open now.
Through TVTSA, you can apply to train in the school of your choice. Please see our current School Direct vacancies page for the list of schools available and their codes for UCAS. You can also use the government’s online search tool.
You can then apply for School Direct places via the UCAS Teacher Training scheme, where you will be able to submit and track the progress of your application.
UCAS has lots of advice and guidance, including: