Why Train With Us?

We’re right here for you…

We have an excellent heritage as an accredited ITT provider and in the 18 years we’ve been operating we’ve had superb results. Our course completion, employability and trainee satisfaction rates have been consistently outstanding. We believe this is down to our commitment, capability and credibility, which is underpinned by our ethos of bringing out the best in every individual.


We are Top 10 Nationally for Teacher Training

We have been named by the Good Teacher Training Guide as one of the top 10 teacher trainer providers in the country and the second best primary teacher trainer nationally.


We offer the very best personal support for you

We’ll get to know you properly, so we can offer you tailored guidance and help you develop your own personal learning style. We will ensure you learn the most current thinking and best practice.


We have a wealth of great Local Partnership Schools

We have extremely strong links with a number of Primary, Secondary and Special schools across the East Midlands, where you can undertake your practical training.


We have options for wherever you are in life

Whether you’re straight out of university or training later in life for a new career, we’ll support you in meeting your full potential and guide you along your training journey.


Leading you to excellence from the very best schools

Our lead school, George Spencer Academy, is rated as Outstanding by Ofsted and is one of the first 100 national Teaching Schools. It is also the lead school for one of the 32 national Maths Hubs, and plays an active role in national and international networks.


Develop your career with us, training is for life

You’ll be offered a free place on our Teaching School Alliance Newly Qualified Teacher Induction Programme. We are licensed by the National College of Teaching and Leadership to deliver your career development for you, for life.

Think you’re ready to join our Teacher Training?


We are proud to be recognised for our achievements.

26/04/17

3 Tips For Developing GCSE Exam Technique teachertoolkit.co.uk/2017/04/25/dev… via @TeacherToolkit #revision

26/04/17

A very warm welcome to our applicants who are attending their assessment day today for Future Teaching Scholars @FTSProgramme

24/04/17

We extend a warm welcome to our #ThinkingofTeaching participants who are joining us to gain some classroom experience. #getintoteaching

24/04/17

Spring recruitment round for 2017 cohort is now open! bit.ly/1SwTrCm #teachmath #teachphysics #traintoteach #fre…

24/04/17

There are just 150 IOP scholarships worth £30,000 funding and IOP support to begin teacher training in Sept 17. https://t.…

21/04/17

Are You in Education and Use Twitter? Try 7 Twitter Tips for Teachers by @TeacherToolkit buff.ly/2pv6Thy https:…

20/04/17

Thinking of Teaching? Why not come along to our event - 15th May, 5pm - 8pm @George_Spencer @getintoteaching ow.ly/d/6bR4

20/04/17

Sad to see schools still treating dyslexia like a handicap. It’s a different way of thinking, not a disadvantage: https…

20/04/17

Join the next cohort of Future Teaching Scholars - a new programme into teaching for elite Maths and Physics… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

20/04/17

We are a Regional Training Centre - Get in touch! @FTSProgramme #maths #physics twitter.com/FTSProgramme/s…

19/04/17

The @FT asked James Turner, our Deputy CEO, and @profstig what really works in education @anjahuja https://t.co/ZKiY4m…

19/04/17

Using Apply 2 to apply for a #teachertraining programme? This flowchart explains how it works pic.twitter.com/v7jHaVFIEg

19/04/17

It's Poetry and the Creative Mind Day today - a great time to dig out some of your favourite old poems and read... https:…

18/04/17

Thinking of Teaching Primary? Why not come to our event. 2nd May, 5pm - 7pm @Portland_School ow.ly/d/6bQY

14/04/17

Well done to our Primary Trainee of the term. Great achievement. #ExpertTeacher #TeacherTraining pic.twitter.com/emUGxdm4Xl

13/04/17

So lovely to catch up with some of next years SCITT cohort at our pre-course meet & greet sessions over the last 2 weeks.

08/04/17

How encouraging are you? ow.ly/5Q9v30ar22X

07/04/17

Is your teaching wasted? ow.ly/8L8030ar1Rl @teacherhead

06/04/17

Forget the rubric – use work samples instead ow.ly/fbv430ar1iq @Doug_Lemov @dylanwiliam

04/04/17

Are you an innovative teacher? connectedprincipals.com/archives/14614