Train in the West Midlands

Train in the West Midlands

Come to the west midlands, a region of opportunity and home to some of the best teacher training providers offering diverse opportunities and unique experiences. The ideal setting to begin your new career.

The Teach West Midlands network extends across the counties of Cheshire, Herefordshire, Shropshire, Staffordshire, Warwickshire, West Midlands, and Worcestershire.

If you're thinking of relocating to the west midlands, travelling couldn't be simpler, with major motorway links (M5, M6, M42 & M54) and mainline rail supported by extensive coach, bus and tram networks.

The west midlands offers something of everything. Industrial and cultural heritage, vibrant towns and cities, rolling hills, rivers, ancient woodlands, wetlands and open countryside to explore. It is the birth place of the industrial revolution, famed for manufacturing steel and iron, cars, leather goods, pottery, carpets, glass...and chocolate!

It is the home of Europe's biggest library, and a region packed with dazzling theatres, mammoth exhibition centres, restaurants to suit all tastes, huge shopping malls, steam railways, safari and amusement parks.

Sport lovers of all persuasions are well served with top quality county cricket, horse racing, athletics, Premier League football, rugby union, motor sort, basketball, ice hockey... or spend your time playing golf, fishing, swimming, climbing or horse riding.

With numerous music venues the region has grown giants of music of all styles: Led Zeppelin, UB40, Black Sabbath, Robbie Williams, Duran Duran, ELO...

Famous sons and daughters from the region include Josiah Wedgwood, Thomas Telford, Lenny Henry, Margaret Burbidge, Charles Darwin, William Shakespeare, George Eliot, Julie Walters, Sir Frank Whittle, Barbara Cartland, Sir Rowland Hill, Samuel Johnson, Wilfred Owen, Vivienne Westwood, Liam Payne.


With around 2300 primary schools, 600 secondary schools, 165 special schools and 35 middle schools, the West Midlands region has incredible capacity to support teachers-in-training to take their first steps in a tremendously rewarding career, and teach the next generation of famous Midlanders.

Whatever your passion, the west midlands region will inspire and delight. Train to teach with an inspiring school and be part of our future heritage.

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