Glenthorne High School
Glenthorne High School is a highly successful 11-19 mixed comprehensive Academy.
Glenthorne High School is the lead school Sutton SCITT (School Centred Initial Teacher Training).
About our school experience
Our School Experience days run from 8.30am - 3.15pm.
You will be observing a selection of teachers, teaching a variety of year groups in your chosen subject.
We do not require a DBS check.
All of our School Experience is free of charge.
All attendees must be looking to go into teacher training with Sutton SCITT.
All attendees must be professional at all times.
- Start and finish times
- 8.30 to 3.15
- Dress code
Business dress, Cover up tattoos, Remove piercings
- Teacher training
We are the lead school for Sutton SCITT, training teachers, many of whom go on to work in Sutton secondary schools. We are now in our eighth year of operation and train teachers in Primary, Science, Maths, English, Modern Foreign Languages, Geography, History, PE, Music, Drama, Art and Design & Technology making a significant impact on teacher recruitment in Sutton and helping to overcome the acute teacher shortage in the area.
Our SCITT was recently judged by OFSTED to be outstanding in all categories. Inspectors praised the SCITT’s “drive for excellence”, “the first class support” and “that trainees acquire a rich understanding of how to teach their subject or phase”
Links to more information about our school
- Glenthorne High School website
- Glenthorne High School Get Information About Schools
- Ofsted report: Glenthorne High School
- Performance information: Glenthorne High School
- Teacher training: Glenthorne High School
- Must not have been accepted onto another teacher training course
- Must have a degree
- Photo identification: Driving Licence or Passport
- DBS check required
No, candidates will be accompanied at all times.
We offer School Experience during term time throughout the year, but may be reduced during exam periods
- School experience type
- In school
- Sutton Common Road, Sutton, Surrey, SM3 9PS
Not available on site
There is parking available on surrounding residential roads.
- Disability and access details
We're happy to discuss your disability or access needs before your school experience request.
- School phases
- Secondary (11 to 16)
- Art and design
- Design and technology
- Physical education