Train to Teach

Train to Teach with Aston Manor!

We provide all our trainees with the best possible support to ensure success at every level.

Aston Manor Academy is an inner-city school which caters for students from Year 7 through to Sixth Form. We have a diverse cultural mix of students who are keen to achieve. In our recent Ofsted report we were graded as an Outstanding Academy as we were awarded outstanding in all areas.

Exam results both at GCSE and Sixth Form have improved dramatically over the last seven years. Progress made by students now places the Academy in the top 1% of schools in the country; an outstanding achievement made possible by the students and staff who all work exceptionally hard. As an Academy, we are committed to ensuring that every child succeeds. Results for both vocational and academic courses at in our Sixth Form subjects are outstanding and 100% of our Year 13 students were successful in obtaining University places.

Our Initial Teaching Training Programme in partnership with the Titan Partnership SCITT is well established and we have employed many of our former trainees who have gone on to become strong middle and senior leaders.

We provide all  trainees at AMA with the best possible support to ensure success at every level. The feedback we have had from our trainees has always been positive because of the support given by both ourselves and the course provider.

Our course offers Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) and a Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) with Master’s credits. Birmingham City University validates the PGCE qualification. To support your academic work, you have access to the university’s facilities and services.

We are currently recruiting trainees for the academic year 24/25.  Please click on the link below to register for opportunities to teach in the following subjects:

Chemistry, Music, Biology, Physics, French, English, History, Business Studies, RE, Geography and Spanish. Click here for more information.

How to apply

To apply, please go to and search for ‘Aston Manor Academy’ or use our provider code 1F2