Primary and Secondary Postgraduate Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE)



Working in partnership together to make a difference and transform lives

Our mission

To improve the educational outcomes and life chances of children in the region and beyond through dynamic, research-informed and evidence-based initial teacher education.

Our values 


Working together to improve the wellbeing and educational outcomes of all children and young people.

Continuous improvement

Relentlessly pursuing excellence in all aspects of our initial teacher education


Working together with those who share common values to recruit, educate and retain high quality teachers.

Our Regional Partnership

Our partnership covers a wide geographical area, with schools and academies in urban, rural and coastal settings in the region.

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Our Wider Partnership

We have established an exciting and innovative partnership with the University of Worcester, an accredited initial teacher training provider, graded as Outstanding in their last Ofsted inspection (March 2023).

We work collaboratively to support teacher development on a continuum.

Our key partners include:

Our trainees are able to access and learn about the use of evidence and research in education.

They can draw on particular areas of research excellence within the School in three domains: