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Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council

Big plans for the young people of our Borough

School-centred initial teacher training programme

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Course dates for 2017 - 2018

 Autumn Term

1 September 2017 – 22 December 2017

 Spring Term

8 January 2018 – 29 March 2018

 Summer Term 

16 April 2018 – 6 July 2018


Programme details

The programme consists of following -

School Placement

Students undertake over 70% of their training in a school, over three school placements as well as visits to other educational establishments.

The central training programme covers

Core and school phase-specific training to meet individual learning needs; subject-knowledge, support and professional development activities; PGCE assignment, preparation and support.

Students are assessed on:

  • Professional responsibilities
  • Assessing, planning and teaching for learning
  • Inclusion
  • Secondary subject and phase specific knowledge
  • Primary Literacy
  • Primary mathematics
  • Wider primary curriculum.

Find out about entry requirements, the recruitment process and how to apply.