Thinking of becoming a teacher?

Have you thought about applying for a School Direct Training route?

Do you have Maths, Science and English GCSE Grade C or above?

Do you have a recognised degree?

Answered YES to the above – then come and experience a school taster day to find out more.

As part of our Teaching School commitment to Initial Teacher Training, we are offering the opportunity to visit Robsack Wood Primary Academy or West St Leonards Primary Academy on the following dates:

7th February, 2019 Manor Primary School, Uckfield 16:00am – 17:30pm
13th February, 2019 The Haven Voluntary Aided CE Methodist Primary School 16:00am – 17:30pm
14th February, 2019 Robsack Wood Primary Academy 09:15am – 12:00pm

Sessions will comprise of:

  • Introductory presentation – information on School Direct initial teacher training
  • Classroom experience sessions across the academy – see what it is really like in the classroom
  • Discussion with pupils
  • Information on how to apply, the course structure and much more
Robsack Wood Primary Academy
Whatlington Way
St Leonards On Sea
East Sussex
TN38 9TE

To book a place on a session, please email

Initial Teacher Training (School Direct)

The Robsack Wood Teaching School Alliance is linked to many different ITT providers who we work in close partnership with. We pride ourselves on a longstanding reputation of developing career pathways from ITT to Senior Leadership opportunities. We always hope to employ all ITT trainees into one of our local partnership schools or academies.

We offer the following ITT routes:

For information about UCAS please visit to access the correct advice, guidance, search tool and Apply system.

For more information vist the Get Into Teaching and UCAS websites.

Our schools all welcome visits from trainee teachers and, although you may be undertaking your practice at a school outside the Alliance, we would be pleased to give you a tour of our schools. Please contact us at Robsack Wood Teaching School