How to Apply

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The minimum entry requirements are as follows:

  • An honours degree at 2.2 or above, the subject content of which must meet the requirements of the chosen subject specialism.
  • At least GCSE grade C or grade 4 in English and maths, or acceptable recognised equivalent.

In addition, we look for some practical experience with young people in the 11-18 age range.


Bpd scitt gallery 4Applications can be made through the DFE Apply for Teacher Training service.

Applications open in mid October and may be made at any time throughout the year.

Upon receipt of applications, the Partnership will consider each candidate against the entry requirements, and those shortlisted will be invited to interview.

Interviews will take place at a Lead School for the subject and will normally include interaction with pupils, a subject interview and a more formal panel interview.

If successful, candidates may be made unconditional or conditional offers. Conditional offers may depend on the award of a degree for those in the final year of university.

All offers are dependent on a satisfactory DBS and health clearance.

Further information is available from the Partnership Office on 01202 402790 or by email: