About our school experience
observing lessons and different teaching styles
interacting with pupils
seeing how specific subjects are taught
learning more about the teacher training process
- Start and finish times
- 8.15 to 2.45
- Dress code
Business dress, Cover up tattoos, Remove piercings
- Teacher training
You can train to be a primary or a secondary teacher with Scarborough Teaching Alliance.
We offer a DfE (Department for Education) accredited teacher training programme, leading to Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) and a Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE). Courses last one year and are full time.
Scarborough Teaching Alliance - Coast and Vale Teacher Training are based in Scarborough and we have a proven track record of training high quality teachers into the profession.
Employability success rate is 100%. You will be mentored and supported by outstanding practitioners in your placement schools. We pride ourselves in the fact that we invest in your future and our aim is help you grow and develop as professionals in our schools throughout your career.
We want trainees who show real interest and enthusiasm in young peoples learning, demonstrate resilience and have the ability to critically reflect on their own learning.
As well as QTS and a PGCE, successful students will also complete two master’s level modules during the year, gaining 60 master’s credits, awarded by York St. John University.
Our training places are in good and outstanding schools in Scarborough, Bridlington, Whitby, Filey and surrounding areas. All our partner schools are committed to supporting trainees to be the very best teachers they can be.
Links to more information about our school
- Must be applying to or have applied to our, or a partner school's, teacher training course
- Must not have been accepted onto another teacher training course
- Must have a degree
- They must live within 25 miles of the school
- Photo identification: Passport or Driving licence
- DBS check required
Yes - when in school. One day experience you will not require DBS. If you would like to arrange a longer experience placement then DBS will be required. If you are offered a place on our programme before any long term experience placement you will not have to pay for your own DBS
We offer career experience placements throughout the school year.
- School experience type
- In school
- DBS check fees
£56.00 One-off, Bank transfer or Cash
Only if a DBS check is required for longer than 1 day experience placements
- Fieldstead Crescent, Newby, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO12 6TH
Yes - on site parking provided
on site car park and on street parking
- School phases
- Secondary (11 to 16)
- Art and design
- Business studies
- Design and technology
- Languages (other)
- Media studies
- Physical education
- Religious education