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Windsor High School and Sixth Form

Windsor High School is a highly successful 11-18 comprehensive school in Dudley. We have a strong reputation and are seen as a desirable school to attend and to work at. We are a part of Windsor Academy Trust, a trust with an excellent reputation for teacher development; supporting teachers at every stage of their teaching career. Windsor Academy Trust also enjoys a close and successful partnership with the University of Birmingham, Haybridge SCITT and the University of Worcester as well as other local universities. We have extensive experience in supporting ITE at every stage.

About our school experience

Details
You will observe a range of lessons and complete a number of different activities designed to give you a thorough understanding of a school day from a teacher's perspective. This could include working with students in class, supporting teaching activities alongside the class teacher or talking to students about their work. You will also have the opportunity to talk to a key member of staff, should you have any questions arising during the day
Start and finish times
8.30am to 3pm - Flexible

Please mention this in your request and we will consider if we can accommodate this in your experience day.

Dress code

Business dress, Cover up tattoos, Remove piercings

Teacher training

Yes - Windsor Academy Trust offers the School Direct initial teacher training programme in partnership with the University of Birmingham. We work with the University in recruiting and selecting trainees and provide a high-quality training programme which leads to the award of PGDipEd with QTS. As well as offering our own School Direct initial teacher training programme in partnership with the University of Birmingham, we have three strategic partners who we work closely with to offer school placements as part of their training programmes: University of Birmingham ,Haybridge Alliance SCITT and University of Worcester. Finally, we work with Teach First as a number of our schools can offer Teach First trainee placements.

Find out more about our teacher training

Links to more information about our school

Entry requirements

You must:

    • Must not have been accepted onto another teacher training course
    • Must have a degree
    • Photo identification: passport or driving licence
DBS check required

Yes. You will need to bring the original certificate with you on the day of the experience

Placement dates

Date School phase Experience type
21 June 2022

Secondary

Social sciences, Art and design, Biology, Business studies, Chemistry, Computing, Dance, Design and technology, Drama, English, French, Geography, German, Health and social care, History, Maths, Music, Physics, Spanish, Physical education, and Religious education

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Date School phase Experience type
4 July 2022

Secondary

Art and design, Biology, Business studies, Chemistry, Computing, Dance, Design and technology, Drama, English, French, Geography, German, Health and social care, History, Maths, Music, Physics, Spanish, Physical education, Religious education, and Social sciences

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Location

Address
Richmond Street, Halesowen, West Midlands, B63 4BB
Map showing Windsor High School and Sixth Form
Parking

Not available on site

Street parking around the school

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.

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Address
Richmond Street, Halesowen, West Midlands, B63 4BB
School phases
Secondary (11 to 16), 16 to 18
DBS check required

Yes. You will need to bring the original certificate with you on the day of the experience

Disability access

Disability Confident

Subjects
  • Art and design
  • Biology
  • Business studies
  • Chemistry
  • Computing
  • Dance
  • Design and technology
  • Drama
  • English
  • French
  • Geography
  • German
  • Health and social care
  • History
  • Maths
  • Music
  • Physical education
  • Physics
  • Religious education
  • Social sciences
  • Spanish