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Initial Teacher Training (ITT)

Salaried and unsalaried programmes

We offer a range of salaried and unsalaried training opportunities:

Please apply here

ITT applications will soon be open for the academic year 2022/2023.

Please contact Dr Jo Fitzsimons j.fitzsimons@whitefield.waltham.sch.uk

Tel: 020 8531 3426 - Ext: 5001

What you need to apply

To apply for a place, you must have:

  • A first or second class UK undergraduate degree or a recognised equivalent qualification
  • GCSEs equivalent to a grade 4 or above in English, mathematics and science

If you do not currently have the necessary GCSEs, you can take an equivalency exam. The University of East London, with whom we work only accepts equivalency exams from A Star Equivalency:

Coming for an interview

If your application is successful, we will invite you in for an interview where you will be expected to prove your level of knowledge and participate in a group presentation followed by an interview. If your interview is successful, you will then be interviewed by the head teacher of your preferred school to ensure you are suited to your choice of school.

Further information:

For further details about applying for places or eligibility please contact:

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