North Shields Collaborative

Teaching School Alliance

Initial teacher training


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

Thinking about becoming a primary school teacher?

With North Tyneside Council’s primary teacher training course you can gain Qualified Teacher Status and a Post Graduate Certificate in Education, accredited by Northumbria University.

Our course is rated Outstanding by Ofsted and 100 per cent of our trainees in both 2015 and 2014 also rated it as being Outstanding.

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.




We’ll also provide you with

•    A free laptop
•    Free Wi-Fi access
•    Free office printing