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Welcome to the Beacon Teaching Alliance

Lunchtime Supervisor Courses – Due to the success of the last sessions we hosted,  we are running the CPD sessions for lunchtime staff next term. Click here for the courses on offer.  All sessions run from 2pm – 4pm and will be held at St Anthony’s Girls’ Catholic Academy  .All three courses are suitable for your primary staff.  Discounts are available for delegates who attend all three sessions.

Beacon Teaching School are delighted to facilitate Every Lesson Outstanding sessions for the next academic year 2017/2018. Find the promotional flyer and dates of the sessions by clicking here. For more information email

National College for Teaching and Learning (NCTL) accredited courses delivered by L4NE (Learning for the North East) – L4NE are one of the licensed holders for the new Leadership accredited courses in the North East:  We work with St Bede’s Lanchester, Sunningdale Special School, Sunderland and the Peterlee Partnership to deliver high-quality nationally recognised courses. Staff interested in middle or senior leadership qualifications should contact us at the address below for further information or visit our website.

Cost:  current NCTL course prices available from Miss Jude Wallis

Teacher Subject Specialism Training in Modern Foreign Languages – Click here to access the flyer for an exciting FREE course which will improve the MFL subject knowledge of non-specialist teachers by offering school-led teacher subject specialism training opportunities.

Teacher Subject Specialism Training in Mathematics – After the successful sessions which ran last year, we are pleased to offer another opportunity to attend the FREE course designed to improve Mathematics subject knowledge of non-specialist teachers.  Click here for the flyer.

Beacon Teaching Alliance is one of six secondary Teaching Schools working in collaboration with the Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle Department for Education . The programme is targeted at four levels of aspiring leaders: headteachers, deputy headteachers, assistant headteachers and middle leaders.

Further information can be found by clicking here.