Our programme

For the programme starting Sept 2022-2023, we will be offering non-salaried School Direct Secondary PGCE with QTS in the following subjects:

  • art and design
  • biology
  • chemistry
  • computing
  • English
  • geography
  • history
  • maths
  • modern foreign languages
  • music
  • physics
Biology lesson at Dallam School

We’ve had real classroom experience which means that I feel well-equipped and eager to start my career as a teacher – DTA trainee

School Direct

  • This non-salaried route is run by a school, or group of schools, that work closely with a university that certifies successful trainees.  You will be based in a school, but will also be taught by the university, that the school partners with. 
  • The DTA School Direct programme leads to a PGCE (Post Graduate Certificate in Education) Qualification with QTS (Qualified Teacher Status). 
  • If your degree subject does not link closely to your chosen teaching subject you many still be offered a place on condition you complete a Subject Knowledge Enhancement (SKE) Course in your subjectThis must be successfully completed prior to starting your Initial Teacher Training programme. 

Contact the Dallam Teaching Alliance by emailing enquiries@dallamta.co.uk to have an informal chat to see how they can help you start your teaching career.

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