All our documents on School Direct. An approach to ITT which gives schools control over recruiting and training their own teachers.

Schools and ITT providers, should also visit the School Direct: marketing resource bank for materials and resources to help market and promote School Direct training places.

Getting involved in School Direct

Find out more about School Direct and how to request training places.

  1. School Direct: get involved in initial teacher training

    • 4 December 2014
    • Detailed guide

Managing your School Direct programme

How to run an effective School Direct programme as a lead school.

  1. School Direct: guidance for lead schools

    • 26 June 2014
    • Detailed guide
  2. School Direct: recruitment and marketing guide

    • 30 September 2014
    • Detailed guide
  3. School Direct: operations manual - academic year 2014 to 2015

    • 3 July 2014
    • Guidance
  4. School Direct allocations methodology: academic year 2014 to 2015

    • 8 July 2013
    • Policy paper

School Direct bulletin

This monthly newsletter contains the latest news about School Direct, including running an effective recruitment campaign. Copies are sent to schools involved in School Direct and the information is also relevant for ITT providers. It is an essential way to keep up to date.

  1. School Direct bulletin: March 2015

    • 16 March 2015
    • Guidance
  2. School Direct bulletin: February 2015

    • 18 February 2015
    • Guidance
  3. School Direct bulletin: January 2015

    • 20 January 2015
    • Guidance