The next School Direct Opening Evening is on Tuesday 7th November at 5:30PM at St. Bernard’s RC Primary School, CH65 5EW.


We will soon be recruiting for our 2018-19 School Direct Programme via UCAS. Search for St Bernard’s Catholic Primary School (22A)

For more information, please contact Steve Jevons – ITT Strategic Lead (     0151 355 2047)

Since 2015-16, Ignite TSA, in partnership with the University of Chester and a wide range of Leading Practitioners, has developed an outstanding Teacher Training Course for 10 Associate Teachers. We are delighted with our employment rates and are looking forward to developing the next cohort of Associate Teachers in 2017-18 and beyond

“Training to be teachers with teachers really works. You are continually being supported and developed to a high standard by the best trainers and teachers out there.”

Sue Davis-McCoy, Headteacher – Rossmore Primary

“The programme is unbelievably thorough in terms of what is needed by Associate Teachers and Mentors. It has been put together brilliantly and we are really excited about being part of it!”

Paul Phillips, Deputy Headteacher – Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Primary

For any information regarding Ignite TSA’s Teacher Training programme, please contact the course leader Steve Jevons –