Coldfall Teaching School

Training and Development for Outstanding Teachers

Are you passionate about education? Are you enthusiastic, and hard working? Would you relish the opportunity to inspire children every day, and use your skills to give something back?

Start: September 2021

Salary: Unsalaried

Contract: 1 September 2021 – 31st August 2022

Coldfall Primary School is an outstanding three-form entry primary school in Haringey. We are currently recruiting high calibre, committed graduates to join the school as School Direct Trainee Teachers in September 2021. The school has a successful 15-year history of training graduates to become outstanding teachers.

The experience of school-based training, enables candidates to develop the practice and skills necessary to embark on the training programme with confidence, giving a firsthand experience of the day-to-day life of a teacher.

Please note that applicants are required to have a university degree (2:2 or better) and GCSE passes at grade C (4) or above in English, Maths and Science. Prospective trainees will be expected to apply for a School Direct training place via UCAS for the academic year 2021/2022.

School Direct Trainees will have to fund their own tuition fees of £9,250, however financial support is available for unsalaried trainees including a tuition fee grant to cover the costs of the course, and a maintenance loan to help with living costs.

If you have a desire for a more rewarding career, are motivated, and love children, please get in touch.

We would be delighted if you chose to apply to train with us through the unsalaried School Direct route into teaching.

Please email if you would like any further information.

Coldfall is committed to the safeguarding of all our children. Successful applicants will need to undertake a full, enhanced DBS check.

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“Success is not the key to happiness.  Happiness is the key to success.  If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.”

— Albert Schweitzer


Coldfall was made an official Teaching School by the UK Government in March 2015 in recognition of our exemplary practice and standards, and developing and supporting other schools, teachers and school leaders.




Our aims as a Teaching School are to:


Share and develop the very best practice

Enable schools to work together and learn from each other

Ensure children in our communities have the most inspirational education





Training Programmes

Coldfall offers 4 main areas of training, with over 15 courses per term, as well as bespoke specialist training and leadership courses.

Below there are links to the training outlines, reviews and testimonials from attendees, and an opportunity to book a place on the courses.


Schools Direct Teacher Training
Coldfall Teaching School works in partnership with a group of local primary schools and Middlesex University to provide School Direct teacher training.
Leadership Development Programme
We provide leadership training, mentoring and coaching tailored for both middle leadership and new headteachers.
Newly Qualified Teacher Courses
We have a wide range of professional development courses for teaching professionals.
School to School Support


As a National Support School, Coldfall has supported other schools on their improvement journey. A bespoke package of support can be brokered including the coaching of a school’s leadership to build capacity.

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Specialist Leaders Of Education

As a teaching school Coldfall designate highly trained and experienced teachers with specialist expertise to provide support and training to other schools.

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