Train to Teach


On this page you will find testimonials from our Teach First staff members who have trained here at Little Lever School.

Ms Preston, Teach First, English Teacher

I am delighted to write this testimonial to express my immense gratitude and appreciation for the incredible experience I’ve had at Little Lever. Over the past year, I have received a wealth of guidance and support that has had a profound impact on my growth and development.

The passion for empowering pupils to be aspirational and to better their life chances is contagious at Little Lever. The dedication and commitment of the teachers and staff to instilling a sense of ambition in every student is truly inspiring. I feel incredibly fortunate to be a part of a department where the staff are not only knowledgeable and skilled but also so willing to share their expertise. Their guidance has been invaluable in my training journey.

The culture at Little Lever is nothing but positive. It has been a privilege to be surrounded by so many people who are truly passionate about what they do during my training year. The encouragement and positivity that permeates the school has created a nurturing environment where I have felt supported and motivated to reach my full potential.

I am so proud of the progress I have made this year, and I know that this progress is thanks to the relentless support and encouragement I have received. The teachers and staff have gone above and beyond to provide me with the resources, feedback, and encouragement necessary to excel as a teacher. Their unwavering belief in my abilities has propelled me forward and instilled in me a deep sense of confidence and self-belief.

I am truly grateful for the opportunity to be a part of the Little Lever community. The remarkable staff and their unwavering dedication have had a monumental impact on my understanding of what it means to be a teacher. I wholeheartedly recommend Little Lever to anyone seeking an exceptional training experience filled with support, encouragement, and a passion for nurturing students’ success.