Welcome to the events booking page for the Leicestershire Secondary School-Centred Initial Teacher Training (SCITT) programme based at Rushey Mead Academy, the accredited provider. Rushey Mead Academy and its school partners have a longstanding tradition of engagement in Initial Teacher Training. It is an outstanding school; well placed to orchestrate the training of our next generation of teachers with an Alliance led SCITT.
Completion of the programme leads to a PGCE validated by the University of Leicester and the award of Qualified Teacher Status to enable trainees to progress onto their first post in teaching as a Newly Qualified Teacher (NQT). For graduates with the ambition to become reflective, well informed teachers, able to achieve outstanding in their teaching practice, the SCITT offers the ideal environment for initial teacher training.