Initial Teacher Training (ITT)

Would you like to teach in Surrey? Gain qualified teacher status through the core school centred initial teacher training programme (SCITT) or the school direct programme.

Why Choose George Abbot School Accredited Provider?
Initial Teacher Training is changing rapidly. We are an Accredited Provider which means that we can award QTS to trainees. With over 10 years’ experience leading ITT, we offer practical school based training in a variety of schools, with experienced practitioners to mentor and coach you through the programmes. We have Ofsted Outstanding status as an Accredited Provider and unrivalled experience in Surrey.  We are currently supporting a number of Surrey schools in meeting the requirements of the schools direct routes having worked with the Teaching Agency to develop new models for Initial Teacher Training including assessment for QTS.              


If you are planning to become a SCITT and would like to talk through what is involved, please contact contactscitt@georgeabbot.surrey.sch.uk

Visit the SCITT website here              


Return to Teaching Programme 2018

George Abbot Teaching School is delighted to be offering the DfE Return to Teaching Pilot Scheme. If you are a teacher currently on a caring-related career break you may qualify for the Return to Teaching pre-and post employment support package, designed to encourage and support qualified EBACC subject teachers back into the classroom. Please go to https://www.gepacademies.com/return-to-teaching-pilot  for further details on how to apply for this DfE funded opportunity.

Please contact jblackwood@georgeabbot.surrey.sch.uk for more details.