School profile

Holderness Academy and Sixth Form College

Holderness Academy & Sixth Form College is a large comprehensive school with 1169 students on roll, including 137 in the Sixth Form. The Academy is situated in the East Riding of Yorkshire and located in the small village of Preston.

We are incredibly proud to have a positive and engaged student body and a dedicated and talented team of staff and governors. Holderness Academy and Sixth Form College is a disciplined and well-organised environment. We have high standards of Academy dress and have clear expectations on punctuality, attendance and behaviour.

Our supportive approach to developing the whole young person is delivered through our Pastoral Support System which responds to the wider support needs that children living in the modern world may develop.

The Sixth Form College is focussed on providing high quality teaching and care to secure the best achievement and outcomes for all. Within the Sixth Form there is a dedicated suite of teaching rooms and facilities.

As part of The Consortium Academy Trust, we are ambitious about the future - creating learning environments and excellence in teaching and learning that provide our children and young people with the best chance at a successful future.

About our school experience

Details

This is an opportunity to experience a day in the life of a trainee teacher. You will meet current trainees, early career teachers, the Initial Teacher Training Lead, mentors, and members of the relevant faculty/departmental team.
Activities will include:
a tour of the school
observing lessons and different styles of teaching
seeing how specific subjects are taught
engaging in learning conversations with colleagues
learning more about our initial teacher training placements and our strategic partnership with the Yorkshire Wolds Teacher Training SCITT.

Start and finish times
8.30am to 3.30pm - Flexible

We are happy to accommodate full or half day visits. With notice, we can be flexible in relation to start and finish times.

Dress code

Business dress

Teacher training

Our strategic partner for Initial teacher Training is the Yorkshire Wolds Teacher Training SCITT.

Find out more about our teacher training

Links to more information about our school

Entry requirements

You must:

    • None
DBS check required

No, candidates will be accompanied at all times.

Placement dates

Date School phase Experience type
3 February 2023

Secondary

Biology, Religious education, Physics, Maths, History, Geography, English, Design and technology, and Chemistry

In school Start request

Date School phase Experience type
24 March 2023

Secondary

Religious education, Biology, Chemistry, Design and technology, English, Geography, History, Maths, and Physics

In school Start request

Date School phase Experience type
12 May 2023

Secondary

Biology, Religious education, Physics, Maths, History, Geography, English, Design and technology, and Chemistry

In school Start request

Date School phase Experience type
20 June 2023

Secondary

Religious education, Biology, Chemistry, Design and technology, English, Geography, History, Maths, and Physics

In school Start request

Location

Address
Station Road, Preston, Hull, HU12 8UZ
Map showing Holderness Academy and Sixth Form College
Parking

Yes - on site parking provided

Parking is available in the main car park situated at the front of the school.

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Address
Station Road, Preston, Hull, HU12 8UZ
School phases
Secondary (11 to 16), 16 to 18
DBS check required

No, candidates will be accompanied at all times.

Subjects
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Design and technology
  • English
  • Geography
  • History
  • Maths
  • Physics
  • Religious education