Ready to Apply?

Suffolk & Norfolk SCITT

We’ve broken down the main information you need into easy to follow sections to help you make an informed decision and get started by following the right process for the right course. We’re always happy to help, so, if you’re unsure or need clarification about any aspect of becoming a teacher – qualifications needed, or what happens next, please contact us.

Explainer Video

Lucy will take you through the technical process of applying for one of our courses in this explainer video – and there’s even more detailed information about requirements, preparation, advice and types of courses that can be found in each of the other sections on this page. This should get you started – but remember, you can always get in touch if you need more help or have a question that’s not covered on our website. We’re happy to help!

Entry Requirements

Preparing your Application

Your Application Journey

Depending on when you apply, you'll follow a pathway that looks something like this

October 12, 2021

Getting Ready

Teacher Training Application Process opens! 

October 12, 2021

Early November 2021

Online Interviews

Online interviews for primary and secondary candidates

Early November 2021

Towards end of November 2021

First Response

If you applied in October, you’ll have heard from SCITT about your application within 40 days

Towards end of November 2021

November to December 2021

Online Interviews

Online interviews for first tranche of primary and secondary candidates

November to December 2021

Mid December 2021

Task Day

Online ‘Task Day Events’ for primary and secondary candidates

Mid December 2021

Late December 2021

Christmas break

Time for a holiday! 🙂

Late December 2021

January 2022

Online interviews

Further  interviews for primary and secondary candidates….you’ll be getting good at these by now no doubt!

January 2022

Late January – February 2022

Online ‘Task Day Events’ for both primary and secondary candidates

Late January – February 2022

February 2022

Online Interviews

Further online interviews for primary and secondary candidates

February 2022

February - March 2022

Online ‘Task Day Events’

Online ‘Task Day Events’ for primary and secondary candidates

February - March 2022

Mid-Late March 2022

Easter Break

Easter Break! 🙂

Mid-Late March 2022

April 2022

Online Interviews & Task Days

Online interviews and Task Days for primary and secondary candidates

April 2022

Late April 2022

Primary programme closes for applications

Late April 2022

Late April 2022

Online Interviews & Task Days

Online interviews and Task Days for secondary

Late April 2022

June 2022

Induction Days

Induction days for the new cohort of 2021-22 primary and secondary trainees

June 2022

Late June 2022

Secondary Applications Close

Secondary programme closes for applications

Late June 2022

23 August 2022

Induction

Induction starts for the 2021-22 cohort

23 August 2022