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Introducing the partnership

The White Rose Alliance (Lead school - King James’s School, Knaresborough) is a partnership of successful 11-18 schools providing high quality secondary School Direct training for most subjects across North and West Yorkshire in a supportive & enriching environment.

We work with experienced partner school & university colleagues to develop outstanding student teachers who are:

  • competent & confident professionals
  • epistemic agents who act as independent thinkers
  • able to engage in enquiry-rich practice & are receptive to new ideas
  • responsible professionals who embody high standards of professional ethics
  • transformative & creative professionals who are highly motivated & committed

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Partner Schools

In our partnership we have Secondary schools in the following areas:

  • North Yorkshire
  • Leeds
  • Bradford

Courses and Subjects Offered

Secondary PGCE with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) in the following subjects:

  • Biology
  • Business Studies
  • Chemistry
  • Computing
  • English
  • Geography
  • History
  • Mathematics
  • Modern Languages
  • Physics
  • Religious Education

Contact details

Contact us today for more information using the details below.

Contact person Jo Jones
Email schooldirect@king-james.n-yorks.sch.uk
Telephone 01423 866061
Website http://www.whiterosealliance.org.uk/
Lead School Address

King James’s School, King James Road, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire HG5 8EB