Join Pickwick Learning Teaching School Alliance

The Pickwick Learning Teaching School Alliance is an inclusive organisation which welcomes all schools and other institutions, irrespective of OFSTED grading.  We are geographically widespread and represent three local authority areas.  Our partners are from schools, nurseries, higher education providers and businesses.

We value the work of all (individuals, groups and organisations) who share their expertise in raising leadership & management, exceptional teaching, and learning and support to raise standards and pupil outcomes.

Our shared aims are to improve outcomes for all the children within our alliance.

Why join?

We work together to strengthen our own practice and those of others involved in the education of young children through training and critical enquiry.

Our key areas of work include: School Direct PGCE ITT, Professional Development and Learning including the NPQ Programmes, Early Career Professional Development Programme and Targeted Leadership Programme, Succession Planning and Talent Spotting, School to School Support and Research and Development.

We would like PLTSA to be the hub of developing and exciting practice, to be able to pilot innovative ideas and to reflect and research so that together we can try new thinking and ways of working.

Some benefits of joining our alliance are:

- Mutual support and the sharing of best practice

- Access to a range of professional development opportunities and courses

- The opportunity to be part of a growing group of professionals who are hands on and understand everyday challenges

 - Funding for hosting high quality teacher trainees


If you would like to join the PLTSA, or would like more information about what it means to be in our alliance, please email Amy Tapscott, Professional Development Director, Pickwick Academy Trust and Pickwick Learning TSA at 

Please read our partnership agreement to see what it means to be in our alliance:

Download our partnership agreement

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