• DTSA is a broad and inclusive multiple Alliance of schools from all phases.

    We are part of a not for profit Charitable Trust and we care deeply about improving learning for all. We believe that every child in every class, in every school deserves the best teaching and learning.

    Realising moral purpose for us is about sharing and giving back – a sustained focus on developing open and trusting collaboration that contributes to ‘raising the bar and closing the gap’ in achievement for all children and especially those from disadvantaged groups.

  • Application window now open for Primary and Secondary School Direct Places for Sept. 2017

    DTSA’s ITT programme is designed and delivered in partnership with local universities and offers QTS with PGCE and 60 masters credits. Please note that you are not applying to work at a specific school. Your individual training experience will lead to you being deployed in the schools which we feel will offer you the best possible opportunities to complete your training successfully. We have a large number of schools from all phases and contexts that host students.

  • DTSA Primary Packages of Support

    April 2016 – March 2017

    The new programme is now available to download:

    DTSA Packages of Support 2016-2017

    Please contact Nicola at booking@dtsa.org.uk for further information and to discuss any specific CPD needs.

Calendar of Upcoming Events

  • NQT Programme – Day 4

    9:00am - 3:45pm on Thu 26 Jan 2017

  • Computing Network Meeting

    1:00pm - 4:00pm on Tue 31 Jan 2017

  • Senior Leaders Development – Day 1

    9am - 4pm on Wed 01 Feb 2017

  • Deputy / Assistant Headteacher Network Meeting

    1:00pm - 4:00pm on Fri 03 Feb 2017

  • RQT – Year 3 Package – Day 3

    12:30-3:30pm on Fri 03 Feb 2017

Schools in our partnership

Logos of the schools in our partnership

Latest Updates and Resources.

Our latest primary and secondary DTSA Updates can be downloaded here

Annual Packages of Support

Our latest support packages and programmes can be downloaded here

Colleagues working with us

SLEs; LLEs; NLEs and associates working with DTSA



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