Welcome to the North Tyneside SCITT (School Centred Initial Teacher Training) Programme

Based in the North East of England, established since 2004 and rated as Outstanding by Ofsted 

We combine high quality, extensive classroom based experience, with expert guidance and support. Our course will equip you with the necessary subject knowledge and practical skills to be able to teach anywhere.

This unique post-graduate training route will equip you with the knowledge, skills and understanding to become a highly effective primary school teacher.

Our highly successful programme combines high quality extensive classroom experience with expert guidance, and is officially rated as outstanding by Ofsted 2015.

In our trainee satisfaction survey all (100%) of our completing graduates said they would recommend the SCITT to others. 

Upcoming Events

4:00 pm NT SCITT – Open Event
NT SCITT – Open Event
Dec 8 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
This event will start at 4pm and will finish at 5.30pm at the latest. It is not a drop in session, we will being talking to everyone at 4pm.

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If you have a query about our courses or would like further information please contact us at scitt@northtyneside.gov.uk


We will be hosting an open event on Wednesday 8 December 2021 from 4.00pm until 5.30pm at the North Tyneside SCITT base which is situated at the Langdale Centre, Langdale Gardens, Wallsend, NE28 0HG.  This session will provide you with further information about the programme and is a great opportunity for you to meet members of the SCITT team and partnership schools as well as past trainees.

If you would like to attend please contact the SCITT office via telephone on 0191 643 8855 or via e-mail at scitt@northtyneside.gov.uk to confirm your place.

We look forward to seeing you there!