Teacher Training Opportunities


Begin your teaching career with Ealing Teaching School Alliance through the School Direct Programme

About Ealing Teaching School Alliance (ETSA)

The Twyford Trust is the ‘hub’ for ETSA – an exciting and innovative collaboration based in the London Borough of Ealing. The Alliance comprises of 12 secondary schools and is in partnership with the UCL Institute of Education (IOE) and Goldsmiths University, London. Schools within the alliance have well-established training programmes and an excellent track-record of induction. ETSA’s commitment to ensuring that all trainees, regardless of subject or route, are able to benefit from the experience and expertise of the very best practitioners makes it an excellent place to train and procure employment once qualified.

Train to teach at ETSA through the School Direct Programme

ETSA coordinates Initial Teacher Training in Alliance schools through the Government's School Direct scheme. School Direct offers two routes into the profession – a salaried route for career-changers and an unsalaried route for recent graduates.

How to apply for School Direct vacancies at ETSA

Applications for ETSA’s School Direct Programme must be made via UCAS. To view our list of vacancies and to apply, please search for “Ealing Teaching School Alliance” in UCAS Teacher Training.

For a full list of all Salaried and Unsalaried School Direct vacancies within ETSA schools please click here

Find out more

More information about ETSA can be found at www.etsa.org.uk.

Contact us

If you have any questions, please contact us on [email protected]