Reigate College is part of the Surrey Downs Partnership for School Direct. This focus on education and the support of new teachers, including NQTs, PGCE placement students and Trainee Teachers, has always been paramount at the College. The School Direct provision enhances the existing Initial Teacher Training provision at the College with the well-established and successful Professional Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) and Diploma in Education and Training (DET) awarded by Canterbury Christ Church University.

Applications for School Direct places in September 2021 are welcomed now in:

University of Brighton

University of Sussex

Maths, Computing, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, English, Drama, English and Drama, Music, Modern Foreign Languages, History, Geography, Design Technology, Psychology, Business Studies and Social Science.

Applicants must have a relevant degree and must be able to demonstrate a commitment to a career in teaching.

To apply

Applications can be submitted through UCAS. You will need to register with UCAS on their website to access the application.

Please note: The Lead School for the Reigate College’s School Direct places is The Surrey Downs Partnership. You will need to search under The Surrey Downs Partnership and use the drop-down menu to identify Reigate College.

Formal applications are made on the UCAS website.


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For further information about School Direct at Reigate College, please contact or