Our work with the BTSA
The BTSA (Benfleet Team Supporting All) was formed between three schools; The King John School, The Appleton School and Kingston Primary School dedicated to strengthening and developing teaching and learning throughout our locality. Their aim to ensure that all students receive an outstanding education that positively impacts on their progress and attainment. The programme supports in the delivery high-quality training, shares excellent teaching practices, shapes initial teacher training, offers tailored school-to-school support, develop leadership potential and support professional development. We are really happy to be part of such a team.
Training to Teach at Castle View
The BTSA is committed to attracting, training and developing recently qualified teachers. Through the BTSA the Castle View School offers opportunities to train to teach in a range of subject areas.
The team has made a commitment to work together through the School Direct programme with TES Institute (formerly Hibernia College UK) to provide the very best school-based teacher training programmes in the infant, primary and secondary sector. The programme will seek to maximise time spent in the classroom by ensuring that the face-to-face professional studies programme is of the highest quality and delivered within our locality.
Please visit the Benfleet Team Supporting All website for further information on all ITT programmes, recruitment events and CPD provision.
Benfleet Team Supporting All
This partnership was formed between three outstanding schools dedicated to strengthening and developing teaching and learning throughout our locality.
Our work with the Billericay School Teacher alliance
We are currently also a member of the Billericay Teaching School alliance. Their priority is to work with teachers, schools and a wide range of organisations to seek innovative ways to impact on every day learning experiences of children in the classroom. We have access to a wide range of training through the alliance whilst also being able to attend curriculum network meetings.
Please visit the Billericay Teaching School Alliance website for further information on all ITT programmes, recruitment events and CPD provision.
Billericay Teaching Schools Alliance
R&D enables schools to learn and improve by drawing on existing research and by innovating, testing and evaluating new approaches to teaching, leadership, professional development and/or school improvement.
If you are looking to train to teach or are wishing to do a placement here at the school please do get in touch with our HR department.