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Tomorrow’s teachers inspired by today’s

Our Teacher Training programmes have been judged to be 'Outstanding' by Ofsted, click here to read more about what they said about us.

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Working together to become outstanding teachers

We offer aspirant teachers the chance to train with our Outstanding partners while gaining the qualifications they need across primary and secondary schools in Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire and Leicestershire.

Providing you a direct training route into teaching

Inspiring Leaders Teacher Training, is a partnership of Primary and Secondary schools across Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire and Leicestershire, working together to develop outstanding teachers.

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Helping you gain the qualifications you need

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.

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Offering much more than teacher training

Our SCITT leaders work tirelessly to ensure that all trainees get a high quality, personalised experienced and excellent support. We work closely with our students throughout the course and beyond, taking pride in supporting many through to leadership roles.

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Our Partners

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We have amazing partner schools spread across the East Midlands and they are central the quality school-led experience our trainees recieve. To find out which school or partnership is closest to you please put your home postcode in below. Please contact the central team for information if you are not sure about which partner to contact next.

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Our events

The best way to learn more about our approach to training teachers and how to apply is to join one of our events. See here the links to our upcoming events.

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Tue, 2nd Nov 2021 18:00

Readiness for Teaching - What does great teaching look like?

Thu, 28th Oct 2021 17:00

Central ILTT Information Event

Mon, 25th Oct 2021 17:00

Discovery Trust Information Event

Thu, 7th Oct 2021 16:00

Readiness for Teaching - A day in the Life of a Trainee Teacher

Mon, 4th Oct 2021 17:00

Discovery Trust Information Event

Wed, 22nd Sep 2021 10:00

Discovery Trust Coffee Morning

We can organise school experience

I had such an amazing time and wish I could go in more often! Completely thrown in, which highlighted knowledge gaps (which was good), and the children are awesome!

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What is it like to train with us?

The opportunity to learn, listen and collaborate with fellow trainees was vital, creating a productive environment for all to grow into teaching.

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Application Support

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Teacher Training as a Parent

If you are interested in knowing what life as a trainee teacher and how this can balanced with family-life, click here to find out.

Supporting Parents to Train

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