Ormiston Venture Academy


Who we are

The OAKS is an Ofsted outstanding provider of initial teacher training, working with hubs spread geographically across the UK. Our mission is to nurture future professionals and give back to the local communities through high quality teacher recruitment, education and retention.

In October, we launched The OAKS Norfolk, which will now maintain and enhance the current outstanding provision that The OAKS offers. This hub is led by our lead school, Ormiston Venture Academy.

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Partnership schools and the lead school

There are seven schools in the Norfolk Hub.

  • Lead school: Ormiston Venture Academy, Oriel Avenue, Gorleston-on-Sea, Norfolk, NR31 7JJ
  • Executive principal: Mr Simon Gilbert-Barnham
  • School website: www.ormistonventureacademy.co.uk

Ormiston Venture Academy in Gorleston-on-Sea is a mixed secondary school for 11- to 16-year-olds. The academy is totally committed to raising aspirations and shaping the future of learning for its young people, ensuring they become valuable and active members of the communities in which they live.

The Norfolk Hub comprises:

By training to teach at Ormiston Venture Academy, you will become part of an Ofsted graded outstanding school. Our academy is committed to providing world class education for all students regardless of background, through a relentless focus on personalised, high-quality teaching in the classroom in partnership with a comprehensive pastoral support package. When you become part of our community, you will be a champion for our students.

Our trainees benefit from a high-quality programme of in-school support and training in additional to the excellent training provided by The OAKS Norfolk. The combination of these programmes will help equip trainees with the skills, knowledge and practice to become highly effective teachers.

Click below to download our Norfolk Hub flier.

Norfolk Hub flier

How to apply for Norfolk Hub

  • Provider code: 4T7
  • Lead school: Ormiston Venture Academy in Great Yarmouth.

For more information on how to apply for 2021–22 please email [email protected].

Contact us

For further information contact [email protected].

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