Welcome to Embrace Teaching School Hub

In 2021, the Department for Education (DfE) launched a new Teaching School Hub infrastructure of 87 centres of excellence for teacher training and professional development, replacing the previous network of around 750 Teaching Schools. After submitting a successful bid to the DfE, Tor View School was awarded Teaching School Hub status and Embrace Teaching School Hub was established.

Supporting Schools and Teachers to Achieve Their Goals

We are an inclusive and collaborative Teaching School Hub serving South & West Lancashire.  Led by Tor View School, a four times outstanding special school located in Lancashire, and The Sea View Trust, an inclusive Trust incorporating Nurseries, Primary Schools, all-through Special Schools and a Post 19 College.


Our mission

Embrace Teaching School Hub works closely with schools across Chorley, Fylde, South Ribble & West Lancashire to implement the DfE’s Recruitment & Retention Strategy through the delivery of the ‘Golden Thread’ of programmes, dedicated to supporting teachers throughout their career.

Through sophisticated partnerships and a commitment to helping schools achieve strong professional learning environments, Embrace Teaching School Hub provides: