Prince Avenue is a partner in the South Essex Teaching School Alliance. Part of the work of the Alliance is to provide placements for teacher training.
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South Essex Teaching School Alliance
Schools Direct Recruitment -TRAIN TO TEACH 
Teacher Training Opportunities In Southend 
Through the School Direct programme graduates with a 2:2 or above can train to become 
teachers in Southend . 
http://www.education.gov.uk/get-into-teaching/teacher-training-options/school-based-
training/school-direct 
The South Essex Teaching School Alliance (SETSA) and Christchurch Canterbury University 
have developed a programme to train teachers locally at a PGCE level 
If you are interested in training to be a SECONDARY school teacher please send your CV to 
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. along with any other relevant information. Please also include the name 
of a school you would prefer to train at as your main school. 
Applicants will be interviewed in a school setting in Southend. The programme can lead to 
Masters modules. 
South Essex Teaching Schools Alliance (SETSA) currently offers School Direct training places in 
the following Secondary subjects: Art and design, biology, business and economics, chemistry, 
design and technology, drama, English, French, German, geography, history, maths, music, PE, 
physics, RS, Spanish 
South Essex Teaching School Alliance
Schools Direct Recruitment -TRAIN TO TEACH 
PRIMARY Teacher Training Opportunities In Southend 
Through the School Direct programme graduates with a 2:2 or above can train to become 
teachers in Southend. 
http://www.education.gov.uk/get-into-teaching/teacher-training-options/school-based-
training/school-direct 
The South Essex Teaching School Alliance (SETSA), The Thames Primary SCITT and 
Christchurch Canterbury University have developed a programme to train teachers locally at a 
PGCE level 
If you are interested in training to be a PRIMARY school teacher please visit 
www.thamesprimaryscitt.co.uk to download an application pack. Applicants will be 
interviewed in a school setting in Southend. The programme can lead to Masters modules. 
South Essex Teaching Schools Alliance (SESTA) currently offers Primary School Direct training 
places with specialisms in the following subjects: English, Maths, Science, ICT, SEN, MFL and 
EYFS. 
South Essex Teaching School Alliance 
Schools Direct Recruitment -TRAIN TO TEACH
SEN Teacher Training Opportunities In Southend 
Through the School Direct programme graduates with a 2:2 or above can train to become 
teachers with a specialism in SRN in mainstream and special schools in Southend. 
http://www.education.gov.uk/get-into-teaching/teacher-training-options/school-based-
training/school-direct 
The South Essex Teaching School Alliance (SETSA), The Thames Primary SCITT and 
Christchurch Canterbury University have developed a programme to train teachers locally at a 
PGCE level 
If you are interested in training to be a teacher with an SEN specialism please visit 
www.thamesprimaryscitt.co.uk to download an application pack. Applicants will be 
interviewed in a school setting in Southend. The programme can lead to Masters modules.