Our Entry requirements

To be eligible for our School Direct programme the following are required:


  • A UK undergraduate honours degree or a recognised equivalent qualification.
  • GCSE Grade C/Grade 4 or above in Science, English and Mathematics (or equivalent).
  • Candidates will have successfully completed the Professional Skills’ tests in Literacy and Numeracy by the end of the Summer term and prior to their September start. **

** Candidates can book three tests per subject, free of charge.  A charge will be applied from the fourth test attempt per subject.  Candidates can also have unlimited attempts to achieve a test pass (the 2 year lockout period has been removed).


  • Complete a declaration regarding any criminal convictions, clearance from the Criminal Records Bureau regarding suitability to work with young people and a fitness to teach declaration.
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