'Our vision is to produce the next generation of outstanding teachers who provide an excellent level of education to young people in and around Cheshire East'
Excellent Track Record for Employment
All our trainees immediately gained qualified teaching positions after completing their PGCE (SCITT) course.
BURSARIES UP TO £26,000
Funding available from the National College for Teaching and Leadership for most subjects.
WELCOME TO SCHOOL CENTRED INITIAL TEACHER TRAINING (SCITT) IN CHESHIRE EAST
This is an 11 - 16 training programme with post - 16 experience.
The Cheshire East SCITT is led by Holmes Chapel Comprehensive School and is committed to provide the best education for the young people in Cheshire.
We are in partnership with the Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU) for award of PGCE (SCITT).
Our trainees are also able to access a wide range of resources from our Partner Schools, a group of high performing secondary schools in East Cheshire.
Our SCITT specialises in EBacc subjects; English, Maths, Modern Foreign Languages (French, Spanish, German), Chemistry, Physics, History and Geography.
Our Initial Teacher Training programme has been developed in partnership with Manchester Metropolitan University.
WHERE TO FIND US
Cheshire East SCITT can be found at the Training and Conference Centre, based at Holmes Chapel Comprehensive School.
Although surrounded by beautiful Cheshire countryside, Holmes Chapel is ideally placed for easy access.
The school is only 5 minutes from the M6 motorway and Holmes Chapel railway station offers regular services to Manchester and Crewe. The journey to Manchester city centre takes just 30 minutes.
Cheshire East SCITT and Chimney House Alliance are still open for applications to teacher training courses for 2020-2021. All interviews are currently conducted remotely.
Cheshire East SCITT:
CHimney House Allaince School Direct: