A new intake of students will take place in September 2017 for which applications must be received by 31 August 2016. You can download the application form here: Teacher Training Programme application form (word format). Please complete the form and return it to us by post or email to Hannah Mallinckrodt at [email protected], as detailed on the form.


The programme is aimed at all professionals working within the context of special education, who wish to explore and deepen their approach to teaching and learning, and adopt creative and child-centred approach which are grounded in engaging with practical skills and the natural world.

This programme is not a qualification and has no accreditation. The focus is on the learning experience. It is offered as a continued professional development programme.


Course costs, including meals and refreshments and materials are £1.200 per year. For Ruskin Mill staff sponsored places are available, decided at discretion upon receipt of the application form.


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