CPD & Courses

With a wealth of in-depth subject and teaching knowledge to draw upon across the Sir Thomas Rich’s Teaching School Alliance, we offer tailored CPD to primary and secondary teachers who wish to develop and enhance their skills and knowledge. Our bespoke courses include one to one mentoring by experience Alliance teachers, visits to your setting, access to specialist classrooms and equipment, and ongoing support.

The latest CPD course brochure is available to download as a PDF:

Sir Thomas Rich’s Teaching School Alliance CPD Courses 2018-2019

Subjects and venues

Sir Thomas Rich’s Gloucester can offer particular expertise and guidance to teachers specialising in Science, Modern Languages, Humanities and the Arts, and courses are delivered in our modern and well-equipped Pavilion meeting room, with access to classrooms and laboratories as required. Courses in a range of subjects are also available for delivery at our Teaching School Alliance partners, Tewkesbury School, Cleeve School and Barnwood Park Arts College.


All our CPD, teacher training taster days and other courses and events will be advertised on this page as details are confirmed. If you have a particular area of interest please do contact us and we would be happy to work with you to design bespoke, competitively priced training courses to meet your school’s CPD needs.

For all enquiries, please email the Teaching School Marketing, Communications and Events Manager, Sara Vielvoye, on teachingschool@strs.org.uk or call 01452 338400.

Upcoming courses

MFL - Teacher Subject Specialist Training

More Information Dates to be arranged with candidates.

Venues: Sir Thomas Rich’s; Stroud High School; Cleeve School; Barnwood Park; Tewkesbury School.

Teacher Training Taster Day

More Information Date: Friday 24th May 2019, 8.15am-3pm
Venue: Tewkesbury School (start)
Cleeve School GL52 8AE

Mindfulness For Young People

More Information Date: Tuesday 11th June 2019, 9am-3.30pm
(plus a follow up twilight)
Venue: Sir Thomas Rich’s Gloucester

TeachMeet Gloucestershire 2019

More Information Date: Thursday 27th June 2019, 5pm-7.30pm
Venue: Cleeve School GL52 8AE

Getting Results in GCSE and A Level Art

More Information Date: Wednesday 10th July 2019, 9am-3.30pm
Venue: Sir Thomas Rich’s Gloucester