George Spencer Academy
George Spencer Academy (GSA) is the lead school in our SCITT, we work with primary and secondary schools across Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire and Leicestershire. At GSA SCITT we offer school experience for primary and secondary candidates who have an interest in training to become a teacher and are obtaining/ have obtained a degree relevant to their subject area. All Secondary placements are based at GSA unless candidates request to visit another school. Primary placements will be at Fairfield Primary Academy or Chetwynd Primary Academy.
GSA has a national reputation for providing high quality education for students of all abilities which has been recognised in Ofsted inspections, culminating in the most recent outstanding inspection where we achieved grade 1s in all categories. GSA SCITT has been named by the ‘Good Teacher Training Guide’ as one of the Top 10 teacher trainer providers in the country and the second best primary teacher trainer nationally.
About our school experience
- Individual requirements:
- Must not have been accepted onto another teacher training course
- Must have a degree
At George Spencer Academy SCITT we offer school experience for primary and secondary candidates who have an interest in training to become a teacher and are obtaining/ have obtained a degree relevant to their subject area.
The day will include a chance to partake in tutor time (unless on a Wednesday), observe a range of classes and also opportunities to speak with members of the faculty.
Please note there is a £25 administration fee to attend
- Art and design, Biology, Business studies, Chemistry, Computing, Design and technology, Drama, English, French, Geography, History, Maths, Music, Physical education, Physics, Psychology, and Spanish