School Direct is a Government scheme to recruit and train high quality graduates into the teaching profession. Training is delivered through designated Teaching Schools and Alliances. Avondale is a member of the TEAM (Together Everyone Achieves More) Alliance headed by Wensley Fold CE Primary Academy and The Redeemer CE Primary School. This partnership is made up of 14 high performing primaries in the borough and provides school based training in conjunction with Cumbria University, providing full PGCE qualification, complete with Masters level components.

If you have any enquiries regarding the School Direct Programme or if you would like to find out about our programme and if you have any questions please contact 

Yasmeen Ghiwala on Tel No. 01254 667449 (Monday -Friday) or  email: y.ghiwala@wensleyfold.blackburn.sch.uk 

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