Notley High School and Braintree Sixth Form
Notley High School & Braintree Sixth Form is a very successful and heavily over-subscribed comprehensive school situated in Braintree, Essex with more than 1,500 students. The school gained Academy status in August 2011, and in September 2013 the North Essex Multi-Academy Trust (NEMAT) was established.
It is also the Lead School for Mid Essex ITT, an oustanding* teacher training scheme which trains more than 50 secondary teachers each year in partnership with 13 other local schools.
*Ofsted, October 2017
About our school experience
Notley High School & Braintree Sixth Form is a very successful and heavily over-subscribed comprehensive school situated in Braintree, Essex, with Academy status. It has been graded ‘good’ by Ofsted (March, 2016). It is also the Lead School for Mid Essex Initial Teacher Training which was awarded an ‘outstanding’ Ofsted in 2017.
Our free Taster Day will allow you to observe some lessons (subjects may vary), have a tour of the school, speak to students, staff and current trainee teachers, watch part of a teacher training session and find out how to apply for a teacher training course.
You do not need to have a DBS check, but need to bring photographic ID and you will be escorted at all times around the school. Mid Essex ITT is fully committed to the safeguarding of students and the safer recruitment of our trainee teachers.
- Start and finish times
8.45am to 2.15pm
The times stated are for our regular Taster Day and are based around the timings of the school day. If you are unable to meet these start and end times, please us know and we can see if we can make adjustments to the schedule.
- Dress code
Business dress, Cover up tattoos, Remove piercings
- Teacher training
Mid Essex Initial Teacher Training
Links to more information about our school
- Notley High School and Braintree Sixth Form website
- Notley High School and Braintree Sixth Form Get Information About Schools
- Ofsted report: Notley High School and Braintree Sixth Form
- Performance information: Notley High School and Braintree Sixth Form
- Teacher training: Notley High School and Braintree Sixth Form
- DBS check required
No, candidates will be accompanied at all times.
- Notley Road, Braintree, Essex, CM7 1WY
Yes - on site parking provided
Free parking is available on the school site at the front and round the back of the school. Please remember to complete your car registration details when you sign in at the reception. On busy days, you may need to park on a nearby road.
- 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.
- School phases
- Secondary (11 to 16), 16 to 18
- Art and design
- Business studies
- Design and technology
- Languages (other)
- Media studies
- Physical education
- Physics with maths
- Religious education
- Social sciences