Westerton School Direct Partnership


Westerton Partnership is offering a fully school-based PGCE programme in collaboration with Exceed SCITT and Teaching Schools. We are offering two programmes for 2022/23:

Primary 3-7 (UCAS Course Code 328W) 

Primary 5-11 (UCAS Course Code 328X) 


Could a career in primary teaching be for you?

Thank you for considering Westerton Partnership as your provider for School Direct Initial Teacher Training. The Westerton Partnership, led by Westerton Primary Academy, is a partnership of primary schools across West Yorkshire and we provide great places to train to teach. The schools within the partnership are committed to joint collaborative working and we have a long history of delivering successful school based teacher training. We have a proven track record with 100% of trainees that successfully complete the course recruited to the profession, many within partnership schools. 

The schools within the partnership all see school direct as the best way to develop future teachers. They are all committed to their trainees' progress and will invest in you as an integral and important member of their staff team. As a Partnership, we have a clear commitment to growing our own teachers of the future.

Start your career with the Westerton Partnership and inspire young people for the rest of their lives.

Accredited Provider


Contact Details:

For more information about our programme, please contact Westerton Partnership via:

Miss Angela Booth

01274 611 327


Westerton Primary Academy:



To search for our programme please visit Find Postgraduate Teacher Training.

To apply for School Direct please visit the new portal on the Gov.uk website.

If you are successful with your application you may be invited to a selection day at one of the partnership schools.