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Initial Teacher Training

Initial Teacher Training

Why train with us? 

As a highly regarded accredited ITT Provider, with an excellent local reputation, the North Lincolnshire SCITT Partnership provides the following opportunities for successful applicants:

  • A high quality, one year full-time, school-centred initial teacher training programme delivered in partnership with academies, primary and secondary schools in the North Lincolnshire area
  • Training available in a choice of three age phases: Early Years (3 to 7), Primary (7 to 11), Secondary, (11 to 16) – subject specialisms determined on an annual basis
  • Applications via UCAS and offered as either School-Centred Teacher Training (SCITT) or Primary School Direct in association with Oasis Academy Henderson Avenue Lead School
  • Successful trainees awarded QTS with full PGCE in association with our HEi Partner, Bishop Grosseteste University, Lincoln
  • Excellent prospects in relation to securing a first teaching post – the Partnership has a proven track record of producing high-calibre teachers. They supply approximately 17 per cent of the current teacher workforce in North Lincolnshire, many of whom now occupy positions of senior leadership
  • A bespoke and personalised training programme to meet the needs of individual trainees so that they are able to achieve the highest possible outcomes 

Our trainees

  • Consistently rate the quality of the training and pastoral care provided as outstanding and never less than good
  • 80 per cent of trainees have rated the overall effectiveness of their training as outstanding over the last five year period
  • Trainees are well-prepared for, and are confident in, meeting the rigours of their first teaching posts
  • Retention into the profession remains consistently high after five years – as recognised by Ofsted 

Our partnership

  • Comprises a core team of highly skilled and expert trainers and mentors with many years’ experience of training and mentoring teachers and trainee teachers
  • Further supplemented and enhanced through the use of a wide range of school based leaders and practitioners and other external pedagogical experts
  • The leadership across the Partnership was graded as Outstanding by Ofsted (2016)

Our central training base and office

  • Based at the Learning Development Centre in Scunthorpe - this highly regarded venue and fully equipped professional development centre is used by a range of professionals across North Lincolnshire
  • Offers opportunities for trainees to meet with peers regularly to train, network and support each other throughout the training year   

Other sites of interest

Contact details


01724 297950

Programme Leader
North Lincolnshire SCITT Partnership
Learning Development Centre
DN17 2JL

Opening hours

Monday to Thursday: 9am to 5pm

Friday: 9am to 4.30pm

Last updated: 10/05/2017