Train to Teach in Leicester

10 October 2015 at 10:00 - 13:00 in Leicester at the New College Leicester

Event info:

Leicester is a great place to start your teaching career and we have some of the best training courses to choose from.

People attending this Saturday morning event will be able to meet people from each of the providers listed below and collect further information. There will also be messages from local headteachers and newly qualified teachers who have trained and started their careers in Leicester. Information and advice about the application and interview processes to set you up for successful entry into the ITT programme of your choice will be available from key staff involved in the interview and selection processes. You will also be able to have a look around the impressive new Crown Hills school building and have a bite to eat!

Providers you can meet at this event:

Leicester and Leicestershire SCITT (working from Dovelands Primary School)

Early Primary (3-7 yrs)

Primary (5-11yrs)

Leicester Secondary SCITT (working from Rushey Mead School)

Secondary – most subjects

University of Leicester (university-based and school-led routes)

Secondary – most subjects

Teach First

An ‘in at the deep end’ route into teaching for top graduates


The event is free to attend but please reserve your place here.

Venue information:

New College Leicester, Greencoat Road, Leicester, LE3 6RN

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Additional information:

Target audience:

Anyone looking to find out more about training to teach, in particular those interested in joining a postgraduate Initial Teacher Training (ITT) course in Leicester in 2016/17.


Leicester Education Strategic Partnership

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