Who are we?

For the duration of your programme, you will be supported by a large team of experienced educators including:

  Shires Programme Lead: Mrs G Scott

  Shires Alliance Manager: Ms T Jordan

  Shires Professional Mentor: Mrs L Harris

Subject Mentors at each of your placement schools

Subject Tutors at University of Worcester


Why Us?


Partner School Locations

Who wouldn’t want to train to teach in the beautiful setting of rural Warwickshire?
With a population of approximately 550,000 people, central Warwickshire consists of:
Alcester, Bidford, Henley, Kenilworth, Leamington, Shipston, Southam, Stratford, Studley, Warwick and Wellesbourne.

Famous for (to name a few):

  • Shakespeare’s birthplace and the stunning Stratford upon Avon
  • Kenilworth Castle
  • Warwick Castle
  • River Avon
  • Guy Fawkes House
  • Royal Pump Rooms

Easily accessible by the M42, M40, A435 and the A46.

Here are the teacher training partner schools where your two main placements will take place: