Placement offers

Plan your placement offer for 2022-23 and submit to our Placement Communication Portal (PCP).

Placement opportunities

Below are the placement opportunities available:

  • For secondary, there are Art and Design, Business Education, Computer Science, English, Geography, History, Mathematics, Modern Languages, PE and Science.
  • For primary, please see the table below.
Course studied Year groups that trainees can be placed in 
PGCE  Nursery, Reception, Y1, Y2, Y3, Y4, Y5 and Y6 
First year undergraduate (UGP1) Reception, Y3, Y4, Y5 and Y6 
Second year undergraduate (UGP2)  Y1, Y2, Y3, Y4, Y5 and Y6
Third year undergraduate (UGP3)  Y1, Y2, Y3, Y4 and Y5

Read our 2022-23 placement information (PDF) to plan your placement offer before using the Placement Communication Portal (PCP).

Offering a placement

Just call Karl Joyce on +44 (0)117 328 1186 or email for one of our partnership packs, this gives you all the information you need about working in partnership with us together with an offer form for the placements you can provide. Alternatively download the documents from our partnership documentation page.

A female teacher with students, teaching them on digital tablets

"In the past, we have recruited PGCE students from UWE Bristol to fill vacant posts. As NQTs they make very positive starts to their teaching careers because they are familiar with the academy’s policies, procedures, students and staff."

Rob Clarke, Bristol Metropolitan Academy

Rob Clarke Bristol Metropolitan Academy

Placement Communication Portal

Access our Placement Communication Portal (PCP) to manage your placements with ease. Read our PCP guide (PDF) for assistance.

You will be able to:

  • create and edit placement offers for 2022-23
  • view trainee allocations when they are released, including the status of each trainee’s clearance checks
  • write a personalised welcome message for the trainees who will be allocated to you. The trainees will be able to see this when their allocations are released, enabling them to prepare for the start of their placement with you.

Contact us

Email our PCP Team at if you have any PCP queries, feedback or require support.

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