Yorkshire Wolds Teacher Training was last inspected by His Majesty’s Inspectors (HMI) in accordance with the ‘Initial teacher education inspection handbook’ in March 2024.

In this most recent inspection, Yorkshire Wolds Teacher Training was judged Outstanding (Grade 1) in all areas. These are:

  • Overall effectiveness
  • The outcomes for trainees
  • The quality of training across the partnership
  • The quality of leadership and management across the partnership

The report can also be found on the Ofsted Website.

Ofsted Outstanding Provider


Yorkshire Wolds Teacher Training is based at the campus of South Hunsley School and Sixth Form, part of The Education Alliance, offering school-led teacher training and the award Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) for trainee teachers.  As part of a growing trust, The Education Alliance, South Hunsley School and Sixth Form is an Outstanding school and has a long standing history of excellence in Initial Teacher Training.  Trainees experience placements in a wide range of school-based settings working with outstanding practitioners.

During the year-long course trainees will spend time, as a group, at the YWTT Training Base on the campus of South Hunsley School and Sixth Form.  Trainees will be working with the school-led teacher training team and lecturers, engage in our comprehensive ITT development sessions, covering pedagogy, practice and theory collectively through your school and university sessions.  This includes a one-week induction to education programme at the beginning of the course and approximately one day a week throughout the year.  All trainees will have full access to university resources and expertise, studying towards a Post Graduate Certificate in Education.

YWTT is accredited to provide trainees with Qualified Teacher Status, (QTS) To enhance our outstanding course, we commission Sheffield Hallam University, (University of the Year for Teaching Quality 2020) to combine our QTS with Masters Qualifications to award a full PGCE qualification.

The PGCE assignments are carefully integrated into YWTT provision, ensuring a coherent training package. PGCE sessions are delivered at the YWTT training base by Sheffield Hallam tutors who will support you through specially designed modules that enable you to analyse your classroom practice in the light of research and educational theory.

Teachers Qualified With YWTT Since 2018
Partner Schools Across The Region

Meet The Team

The Partnership

Our ever-growing partnership is made up of over 70 schools across the region, including outstanding secondary and primary schools.

The schools in our partnership are diverse, offering trainees opportunities to experience early years, post-16, special schools and alternative provision as well as rural, coastal and urban schools of differing sizes with a variety of pupil population demographics.

Yorkshire Wolds Teacher Training
East Dale Road, Melton, HU14 3HS
Driffield School and Sixth Form
Manorfield Road, Driffield, YO25 5HR
Beacon Academy
Chatsworth Pl, Cleethorpes, DN35 9NF
Beverley Grammar School
Queensgate, Beverley, HU17 8NF
Bridlington School
Bessingby Road, Bridlington, YO16 4QU
Cottingham High School
Harland Way, Cottingham, HU16 5PX
Hessle High School
Tranby Lane, Hessle, HU13 0JQ
Holderness Academy and Sixth Form College
Station Road, Hull, HU12 8UZ
Hornsea School and Language College
Eastgate, Hornsea, HU18 1DW
Howden School
Derwent Road, Howden, DN14 7AL
Kings Mill School
Victoria Road Driffield YO25 6UG
Malet Lambert
James Reckitt Avenue, Hull, HU8 0JD
The Snaith School
Pontefract Road, Snaith, DN14 9LB
South Hunsley School and Sixth Form College
Eastdale Road, Melton, HU14 3HS
Winifred Holtby Academy
Midmere Avenue, Hull, HU7 4PW
Withernsea High School
Hull Road, Withernsea, HU19 2EQ
Wolfreton School and Sixth Form College
Well Lane, Willerby, HU10 6HB
Airmyn Park Primary School
Percy Drive, Airmyn, DN14 8NZ
Alderman Cogan's Church of England Primary Academy
Whitworth Street, Hull, HU9 3HJ
All Saints Church of England Infant Academy
Northolme Road, Hessle, HU13 9JD
All Saints Church of England Junior Academy
Northolme Road, Hessle, HU13 9JD
Anlaby Primary School
First Lane, Hull, HU10 6UE
Bay Primary School
St Alban Road, Bridlington, YO16 7SZ
Beeford Church Of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School
Main Street, Driffield, YO25 8AY
Biggin Hill Primary School
Biggin Avenue, Hull, HU7 4RL
Boothferry Primary School
Newport Street, Goole, DN14 6TL
Brough Primary School
Springfield Avenue, Brough, HU15 1AE
Cavendish Primary School
Cavendish Road, Hull, HU8 0JU
Cleeve Primary School
Wawne Road, Hull, HU7 4JH
Cottingham Croxby Primary School
Bricknell Avenue, Hull, HU5 4TN
Driffield Church of England Voluntary Controlled Infant School
St John's Road Driffield YO25 6RS
Driffield Junior School
Bridlington Road, Driffield, YO25 5HN
Driffield Northfield Infant School
Southfield Close, Driffield, YO25 5YN
Elloughton Primary School
Stockbridge Road, Elloughton, HU15 1HN
Gillshill Primary School
Cavendish Road, Hull, HU8 0JU
Inmans Primary School
Inmans Road, Hull, HU12 8NL
Headlands School
Sewerby Road, Bridlington, East Yorkshire, YO16 6UR
Hook Church of England Primary School
Garth Lane, Hook, DN14 5NW
Hornsea Community Primary School
Newbegin, Hornsea, HU18 1PB
Howden Junior School
Hailgate, Howden, DN14 7SL
Hutton Cranswick Community Primary School
The Green, Driffield, YO25 9PD
Keldmarsh Primary School
Woodmansey Mile, Beverley, HU17 8FF
Keyingham Primary School
Russell Drive, Hull, HU12 9RU
Kingswood Academy
Wawne Road, Hull, HU7 4WD
Kingswood Parks Primary School
School Ln, Hull, HU7 3JQ
Marfleet Primary Academy
Marfleet Lane, Hull, HU9 5RJ
Market Weighton Infant School
Princess Road, Market Weighton, YO43 3EY
The Market Weighton School
Spring Road, Market Weighton, York, YO43 3JF
Maybury Primary School
Maybury Road, Hull, HU9 3LD
Molescroft Primary School
St Leonards Road, Beverley, HU17 7HF
North Cave Church of England Primary School
Station Road North Cave HU15 2LA
Patrington C of E Primary Academy
Southside, Hull, HU12 0RW
Penshurst Primary School
Winthorpe Rd, Hessle, HU13 9EX
Riston C Of E Primary School
Main Street, Hull, HU11 5JF
Selby Community Primary School
Flaxley Road, Selby, YO8 4DL
Sigglesthorne Church of England Primary Academy
Main Street, Hull, HU11 5QA
Spring Cottage Primary School
Dressay Grove, Hull, HU8 9JH
Sirius Academy North
540 Hall Road, Hull, HU6 9BP
Sproatley Endowed Church of England Academy
Balk Lane, Hull, HU11 4PR
St Mary's CofE Primary School
Eden Road, Beverley, HU17 7HD
Swanland Primary School
Tranby Lane, Swanland, HU14 3NE
Swinemoor Primary School
Burden Road, Beverley, HU17 9LW
Thanet Primary School
Tedworth Rd, Hull, HU9 4AY
Tickton Church Of England Primary School
Main Street, Tickton, Beverley, East Yorkshire, HU17 9RZ
Walkington Primary School
Crake Wells, Beverley, HU17 8SB
Willerby Carr Lane Primary School
Carr Lane, Willerby, Hull, HU10 6JT
Woodmansey CE Primary School
Hull Road, Beverley, HU17 0TH
Hunsley Primary
Bluebird Way, Brough, HU15 1XB

We pride ourselves on the quality of the provision in our partner schools, meaning that school experience forms a significant part of your teacher training. Trainees learn in an immersive environment, led and supported by high quality, experienced mentors and teachers.

YWTT are also delighted to work very closely with the region’s Lead Providers:

Horizon Academy Trust
Riding Forward Education Alliance
Josie Thirkell Institute of Education
The Consortium Academy Trust

Trainees from all Lead Providers follow the same programme, being fully immersed in their placement schools Monday to Thursday, with an exciting and informative centre based curriculum deliver through face to face sessions on a Friday.

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