Thank you for your interest in the School Direct route into teaching

Below are the subjects we offer for teacher training.


Before proceeding, please note all applications must be made through UCAS.


UCAS – How to Apply


Please do not send us a CV; this will not be accepted as an application.

UCAS are accepting applications for study in 2021/22 October 2020. If you would like to be considered for our School Direct places you would need to select Biddulph High School as your lead school when applying. There is no current deadline for applications. We will be holding our first round of interviews in late November but there will also be additional rounds thereafter.


Biddulph High School offers the subjects below in partnership with Staffordshire University:



For further information, please visit:    Staffordshire University – Post-Compulsory Education and Training PGCE


The following subjects are offered in partnership with Birmingham City University:



For further information, please visit:  Birmingham City University  


The following subject are offered with Manchester Metropolitan University:


Health and Social Care [Social Science] (PGCE)
Modern Foreign Languages [German] (PGCE)


For further information, please visit:   Manchester Metropolitan University PGCSE Courses


Please note, all placements offered are subject to change due to variables such as staffing levels.