Bedfordshire Schools' Training Partnership (in which the Bedfordshire SCITT Consortium is a major partner) is an independent consortium of local schools which have come together to offer potential teachers the option of full-time, school based training. We offer potential teachers three possible routes into teaching:
School centred initial teacher training is distinctive for the central role schools play in training prospective teachers. Each school in our partnership acts as a training base and provides experienced and skilful members of staff to act as mentors for the trainees to support their training.
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for our Partnership Course handbook for 2012-13
The PGCE course is externally validated by the University of Bedfordshire to ensure consistency and quality and all our training routes course are subject to scrutiny by OFSTED, the TA and external examiners and our employment record is excellent with all trainees gaining employment - over 85% within our partnership schools.
LATEST OFSTED INSPECTION (JUNE 2010) WAS GOOD IN ALL AREAS
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to see the Ofsted Report for the GTP provision and click here
to see the Ofsted Report for the PGCE provision.
Our 2012-13 access agreement has been formally approved by the Director of Fair Access, please click here to view.