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Bishop Challoner Catholic College

About our school experience

Individual requirements:
No requirements specified

Our initial school experience is for one day, consisting of a one hour workshop on 'How to get the best out of lesson observations', 4 lesson observations, the opportunity to talk to current trainees and to obtain individual advice. Two further days can be requested without the need for a DBS check.

If longer than 3 days a DBS check is required, paid for by the participant.

Art and design, Biology, Chemistry, Computing, Design and technology, English, French, Geography, History, Maths, Music, Physical education, Physics, and Religious education
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For more information about our school:

School phases
  • Primary (4 to 11)
  • Secondary (11 to 16)
  • 16 to 18
Institute Road
Kings Heath
West Midlands
B14 7EG
DBS check required

No - Candidates will be accompanied at all times when in school

If candidates require more than 1 day of school experience then we will require them to pay for a DBS check - £51.

Dress code

Business dress, Cover up tattoos, Remove piercings

Start and finish times

8.30 to 3.30 - Flexible

Times are flexible. Please contact us for individual arrangements.


Not available on site

There is no on-site parking. There is a public car park next to the school that takes cash only, and one opposite the school that takes card only. There are also usually free spaces available on nearby side streets.

Disability and access details

We offer facilities and provide an inclusive environment for students, staff and school experience candidates with disability and access needs. We're happy to discuss your disability or access needs before or as part of your school experience request.

Teacher training offered

Bishop Challoner is a School Direct lead school, working in partnership with the University of Warwick for all secondary subjects and Primary (general), Newman University on our Primary with PE specialism programme and Birmingham City University for all secondary subjects, Primary (general), Primary PE, Primary with mathematics and Primary with SEND.

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