Welcome to North Tyneside SCITT

(School Centred Initial Teacher Training) 



We are absolutely delighted that our very special primary and early years programme has been recognised by Ofsted!

CLICK HERE to read the full article and report.

Based in the North East of England, established since 2004 and continues to be rated as Outstanding by Ofsted (2023)

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 continues to be officially rated as outstanding by Ofsted 2023.

In our 2023 trainee satisfaction survey all (100%) of our completing graduates said they were satisfied with the overall quality of the course.

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We will be attending a Department for Education (DfE) Train to Teach recruitment event at the following venue:

St. James' Park, Newcastle on Wednesday 29 November from 5.00pm-8.00pm.

To attend please register via the Get Into Teaching website.

We can provide you with further information about the programme we offer and it's a great opportunity for you to meet members of the SCITT team.

We look forward to seeing you there!



We are also hosting an open event on Wednesday 24 January from 4.15pm until 5.30pm at the North Tyneside SCITT training base which is located 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 view the facilities on offer as well as meeting members of the SCITT team.

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.