Excellence in teacher training since 2004​


Alban Federation is an accredited Initial Teacher Training provider offering both School Direct Salaried and School Direct Tuition Fee places in local secondary schools. Since 2016, a Primary training course has been running alongside the secondary programme. We have been training teachers since 2004, working as a partnership of schools in St Albans, Harpenden and across Hertfordshire.

We are looking for ambitious graduates with:

  • a commitment to working with young people
  • good communication skills
  • a fascination with the learning process
  • a love of their subject
  • the ability to motivate and enthuse
  • a sense of vocation for the profession

Alban Federation

Sandringham School in St Albans is the lead school for the partnership and is where the head office for the Alban Federation is located