Trainee Teacher Voice – Training as a Geography Teacher

Training as a geography teacher means working with great mentors

Geography is an unparalleled subject in the way in which it offers such an extensive variety of topics which help to shape an awareness between people, communities and the natural world. Teaching a subject which enables and supports young people to deepen their thinking and understanding through a range of lenses – analytically, socially, economically, environmentally and politically is a … Read More

Why you should become a teacher with Leicestershire Secondary SCITT

Become a teacher with Leicestershire Secondary SCITT and work in great schools

1 – School Centred Initial Teacher Training (SCITT) Our course is built around schools and practising teachers. When you become a teacher with us, you are in the classroom, learning from the experts and seeing what they do to make such a difference to children. 2 – Extra time in school We give you 186 days of school-based training across … Read More

Teacher Training Bursary – could I get one?

Teacher Training Bursaries

Are you entitled to a Teacher training bursary? Read on to find out… As you will see from the table above, the bursaries are offered at different levels for different subjects. £24,000 – Chemistry, Maths, Physics and Computer Science £15,000 – Geography, Design and Technology, Modern Foreign Languages (French, Italian, German, Spanish) £10,000 – Biology So, first, it helps to explain … Read More