Inspired to teach

 supported to succeed

School Direct Ringwood School Ringwood School specifically supports School Direct through the University of Winchester across our alliance of schools in both primary and secondary training via SPELL. School Direct is a teacher training programme which provides two distinct routes into teaching. Each route provides the same high quality training and the same final qualification. Whichever route you choose you’ll receive rigorous training for your new career. Our comprehensive PDF will guide you through the School Direct application process: Get into Teaching

School Direct 2019-20 – Initial Teacher Training As a phase one National Teaching School we  have been working in partnership with other  good and outstanding schools to deliver high quality training and professional development  for teachers across Hampshire, Dorset, Wiltshire, Bournemouth and Poole.

Please click here: School Direct Places 2019-20 Apply for School Direct places with the Ringwood School Alliance using our unique school code 1G3 via UCAS; Click here to search for places in advance.

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Support with Skills Tests Professional skills tests are an integral part of your application to become a teacher. The tests which cover Numeracy and Literacy can be booked once you have started your application to UCAS. Several providers offer support for the skills test but one that is offering online support is HCUK dates for the New Year are now available. More support information can be found for the numeracy tests at Subject Knowledge Enhancement (SKE) courses online.

We are pleased to work closely with Sussex University to support successful Schools Direct candidates access SKE programmes of study to enhance their subject knowledge ahead of starting the course. For more information about online learning through Sussex University please click here.