Tomorrow's teachers inspired by today's.

  • Who Are We?

    Welcome to Inspiring Leaders Teacher Training

    We are proud to offer aspirant teachers the chance to train with our Outstanding partners in Nottingham City, Nottinghamshire, Derby City, Derbyshire, Leicester City, Leicestershire and Rutland.
    We offer Primary and Secondary training programmes which are rooted in gaining school experience and offer both QTS and PGCE awards working with our University partners.

  • Our Partnership

    Outstanding Teacher Training

    Inspiring Leaders Teacher Training, is a partnership of Primary and Secondary schools across Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire and Leicestershire, working together to develop outstanding teachers. We offer an Ofsted rated 'OUTSTANDING' school direct training route into teaching, through our status as a SCITT. This route provides all trainees we a blend of school experience alongside an innovative and inspiring taught programme, leading to the award of QTS and a PGCE.

  • Applying to our programmes

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    The application window for 2021/22 is now open. Please visit our applying page to find out about process.

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  • Flying High Trust Event

    Flying High Trust Information Event - 20.01.21 - 6:00-7:30pm

    Are you based in or around Nottinghamshire or Derbyshire? Have you ever considered teaching primary? Would you like to know the benefits of a SCITT route into teaching? If so, why not come along and be inspired with helpful, friendly, and informative advice and find out more about what Flying High Trust and Inspiring Leaders Teacher Training can offer!

    If you have a passion to change lives and make a real difference, then Flying High Partnership want to hear from you!

    We can answer any questions you may have and offer useful tips on how to prepare for applications, interview, and training - especially during lockdown! Our event takes place on 20.01.21, 6:00-7:30pm

    Click here to register your place.

  • Discovery Trust Event

    Discovery Trust Information Event - 25.01.21 - 5:00-6:30pm

    Are you based in or around Leicestershire, Leicester City or Rutland? Have you ever considered teaching primary? Would you like to know the benefits of a SCITT route into teaching? If so, why not come along and be inspired with helpful, friendly, and informative advice and find out more about what Discovery Trust and Inspiring Leaders Teacher Training can offer!

    If you have a passion to change lives and make a real difference, then Discovery Trust want to hear from you! Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to book your place or find out more.

    Our event takes place on 25.01.21, 5:00-6:30pm
    Click here to register your place.

  • Readiness For Teaching Event

    Readiness For Teaching Event - 'Finding Your Why - Magic Weaving' - 28.01.21 - 4:00-5:00pm

    Our Readiness For Teaching programme is a series of short, informative sessions designed to prepare you for teaching and compensate for the lack of work experience available in schools due to the Covid-19 outbreak. Our first session will be focused on 'Finding Your Why? Magic Weaving'.

    Our event takes place on 28.01.21, 4:00-5:00pm
    Click here to register your place.

  • Flying High Trust Event

    Flying High Trust Drop-in Q&A Event - 26.01.2021 1:00-5:00pm

    Are you based in or around Nottinghamshire or Derbyshire? Have you ever considered teaching primary? Would you like to know the benefits of a SCITT route into teaching? If so, why not come along and be inspired with helpful, friendly, and informative advice and find out more about what Flying High Trust and Inspiring Leaders Teacher Training can offer!

    If you have a passion to change lives and make a real difference, then Flying High Partnership want to hear from you!

    We can answer any questions you may have and offer useful tips on how to prepare for applications, interview, and training - especially during lockdown! Our event takes place on 26.01.21, drop-in beteween 1:00-5:00pm

    Click here to register your place.

  • Flying High Trust Information Event - 20.01.21 - 6:00-7:30pm
  • Discovery Trust Information Event - 25.01.21 - 5:00-6:30pm
  • Readiness For Teaching Event -  'Finding Your Why - Magic Weaving' - 28.01.21 - 4:00-5:00pm
  • Flying High Trust Drop-in Q&A Event - 26.01.2021 1:00-5:00pm