The Royal Borough Teaching School Alliance (RBTSA) works in partnership with St Mary’s University, Twickenham, to provide teacher training across over 50 primary and secondary schools within Greater London.


Mr Nick Kehoe
Head of the Teaching School
Miss Shelagh O’Connell
Senior Leader & teaching expert, responsible for ITT and early career development
Mr David Godwin
Senior Leader & NQT Appropriate Body, specialising in CPD & staff development
Mr Patrick Lanigan
Senior Leader and Computer Science specialist, responsible for school-to-school support, system development and parental engagement
Miss Sarah Dickinson
Communications Officer
Mrs Iris van Ramshorst
Teaching School Administrator

Why choose us?

We recognise that in a swiftly changing educational landscape, any school which envisages working alone is likely to feel like they are surrounded by competitors and possibly without companions. Our schools all have their own unique experiences of success and we are committed to sharing the best practice which exists in each of them through our programme of ‘open schools, open classrooms’.

But don’t just listen to us! Watch this video and click through the photo gallery below to see what our current trainees and teaching staff have to say:

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