The Farnley Academy
About our school experience
GORSE SCITT is the Outstanding teacher training arm of The GORSE Academies Trust. Our SEP offer is an opportunity for you to “try before you apply” to train in our Outstanding and World Class schools in both the Primary and the Secondary phases. Please visit our website: www.gorsescitt.org.uk
Our SEP offer is:
You can spend one day in one of our Trust schools or in one of our partner schools, in the first instance and this will be free of charge.
We do not, for this day, require a DBS as you will be fully escorted at all times.
You need to either already hold a degree, ideally with a classification of a 2:2 or above, or be in your second or third year of your studies
Further days can be considered if it is your intention to apply to us for a place on our programme.
- Start and finish times
- 8:20am to 3.40pm
- Dress code
Business dress, Cover up tattoos, Remove piercings
- Teacher training
GORSE SCITT, an Outstanding provider of Teacher Training, co-ordinates the school experience programmes running in its various partner schools. This allows, for many people a seamless route from School Experience to a well-informed application for teacher training.
Links to more information about our school
- Must have a degree
- Photo identification: Passport or driving licence
- Please contact us regarding any relation to a student at our schools prior to booking.
- DBS check required
No - Candidates will be accompanied at all times when in school.
We offer placements in all subjects across all phases throughout the school year. We follow the Local City Council school holiday pattern.
The Farnley Academy hosts visitors on the following:
Citizenship - Monday
Design Technology - Tuesday
Drama - Wednesday
English - Everyday
Geography - Monday
History - Monday and Tuesday
Mathematics - Everyday
MFL - Wednesday
Music - Everyday
PE - Everyday
RE - Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Biology/Chemistry/Physics - Everyday
- School experience type
- In school
- Chapel Lane, Farnley, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS12 5EU
Not available on site
Parking is available on Hall Lane.
- School phases
- Secondary (11 to 16)
- Design and technology
- Physical education
- Religious education