The Noticeboard

Are you looking for interview pointers? Do you want to hear about previous trainees’ experiences? Are you confused about whether to go for SCITT or School Direct?

Our blog – written by trainees, teachers, mentors and advisors – gives you practical tips and insight into what it’s like training to be a teacher.

Teaching Assistants! Train to teach in September

Teaching assistants and cover supervisors are particularly well equipped to become teachers – you understand how schools work, what good lessons look like and what challenges and excites children.  If you have a degree and you are looking to take the next step in your career, our course may be perfect for you.  Our initial teacher training […]

Career Changers blog: Steven’s Story (Part 1)

Background I am 38 years old and married with four children.  My earlier career (spanning 15 years) was focused around learning and development, having worked in a variety of training-related roles, delivering consultancy projects and working at senior management level.  I worked for a number of large organisations including BSkyB, Asda/Walmart and HBoS.  I had […]