Get into teaching in 2018-19

We still have places available for General Primary and Early Years initial teacher training starting in September 2018. If you are thinking about applying now for a post in September, or are just interested in finding out more about what we offer for future consideration, you’re very welcome to come along to one of our…

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Open evening for teachers and TAs

The Mead Academy Trust is holding an open evening on 1st February 2018 for teachers and TAs. This is an opportunity for teachers and TAs who are interested in working for the Trust to come along and meet the leadership team, teachers and pupils, ask questions, and take a tour of The Mead school. Whether you…

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Find out more about becoming a TA

We are holding a series of open mornings for anyone interested in becoming a TA. These informal sessions are aimed at anyone who would like to find out more about a career as a TA, and will be held on: Thursday 18th January 2018 at Castle Mead School from 9.00 – 10.00am Thursday 24th January…

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Open Days in 2017

If you would like to find out more about becoming a primary school teacher, why not come along to one of our open days? You can find out more about the School Direct route into teaching, hear from some recent graduates about what life is like as a student teacher, and find out more about…

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CPD Programmes 2017

As we’re sure many of you are too, as a Teaching School we are now firmly in 2017-18 and preparing for 1st September 2017 onwards! We have now finalised the dates of our NQT and TA training for next year, and both programmes are available to book. You can book online or via post, and…

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Congratulations to our Graduate Teachers 2016-17

Last week we celebrated our 2016-17 cohort of Graduate Teachers passing their teacher training. Over tea and cake, we reminisced and reflected on the last 10 months – the highs, the lows, the laughs and the tears! All of our Graduate Teachers have now been recommended for QTS, and are looking forward to taking up…

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Putting research at the heart of your school

A little while ago, the National College for Teaching and Learning visited The Mead Teaching School and met with Lindsay Palmer and Nicky Theobald to talk about how to put research at the heart of your school. The output of this fascinating day is now featured on the homepage of the NCTL blog. We hope…

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