• A relevant UK honours degree of 2:2 or above or equivalent for Gateshead Primary SCITT
  • Grade C/4 GCSE (or equivalent) in Mathematics, Science and English Language – (Key Skills and Functional Skills are not accepted in place of GCSE’s).
  • Ability to travel between different training locations within the Gateshead Primary SCITT/Gateshead SCITT Alliance partnership schools (all accessible by public transport)
  • A completed self-declaration health questionnaire – applicants may be required to undertake a medical examination arranged by the Occupational Health Unit
  • Declaration of any criminal convictions through an enhanced clearance from the Disclosure & Barring Service
  • Personal qualities and experience
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Commitment to Primary Education

There is no one set of criteria that makes a good teacher. Postgraduates come with a broad range of experiences.

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Gateshead Primary SCITT

Lobley Hill Primary School,
Rothbury Gardens,
Gateshead, NE11 0AT


0191 4334081


0191 4334082