Teacher Training


We have been delivering school-led training for 20 years and have developed an excellent reputation for success. We have high quality School Centres Initial Teacher Training opportunities available for aspiring teachers at primary and secondary level in our BCCET Trust. We offer the following subjects at secondary level:- Art & Design, Biology, Chemistry, Design and Technology, English, Geography, History, Mathematics, Modern Foreign Languages, Music, Physical Education, Physics & Religious Education.

We can offer placements at a range of our primary and secondary partner schools in the South Tyneside, Sunderland and Durham area. Our training programme is school based and offers practical classroom experience from the start, over a short and long teaching placement. You will be supported by outstanding and experienced teachers and dedicated mentors who will personalise your training to meet your individual needs.

Our Trust works in partnership with Teach First, the largest Initial Teacher Training provider in the country. Teach First is a well established, independent accredited provider of school centred teacher training and was awarded ‘Outstanding’ status by Ofsted.

One of our former ITT students (and current Chemistry Teacher) Mrs Morgan explaining why you should consider teaching: Please click here.

Teacher Training Video

Bursaries and Funding while you are training

Successful applicants may be eligible for tax free bursaries of up to £29,000 in key subjects. Applicants are advised to check the most up to date funding information on the DFE website. Please click here.

Get in touch

If you are interested in finding out more, e-mail: Enquiries@st-anthonys-academy.com FAO: Mr Liam Milne

How to Apply

You can apply online at www.gov.uk/apply-for-teacher-training