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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 do contact us.

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 13, 2021

Getting Ready

UCAS Teacher Training Application Process opens! 

October 13, 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 second group of applicants to primary and secondary programmes

November to December 2021

Mid December 2021

Task Day

Online ‘Task Day Events’ for primary and secondary candidates

This will involve group discussions and activities with problem solving and written tasks. Will last for ½ day

Mid December 2021

Late December 2021

Christmas break

Time for a holiday! 🙂

Late December 2021

January

Online interviews

Online interviews for third group of applicants to primary and secondary programmes

January

Late January – February

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

This will involve group discussions and activities with problem solving and written tasks. Will last for ½ day.

Late January – February

February

Online Interviews

Online interviews for fourth group of applicants to primary and secondary programmes

February

February - March

Online ‘Task Day Events’

Online ‘Task Day Events’ for primary and secondary candidates

This will involve group discussions and activities with problem solving and written tasks. Will last for ½ day.

February - March

Mid-Late March

Easter Break

Easter Break! 🙂

Mid-Late March

April

Online Interviews & Task Days

Online interviews for fifth group of applicants to primary and secondary programmes

Online ‘Task Day Events’ for fifth group of primary and secondary candidates

This will involve group discussions and activities with problem solving and written tasks. Will last for ½ day.

April

Late April

Primary programme closes for applications

Late April

Late April

Online Interviews & Task Days

Online interviews and Task Days for secondary

Late April

June

Induction Days

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

June

Late June

Secondary Applications Close

Secondary programme closes for applications

Late June

23 August 2021

Late June Induction

Two induction days for the 2021-22 cohort

23 August 2021