Ousted Outstanding Provider

Gloucestershire Initial Teacher Education Partnership (GITEP) SCITT is a highly successful school-centred initial teacher training provider, recognised as outstanding by Ofsted.

Our school-based teacher training delivers QTS and PGCE courses including flexible routes in all subjects. Based in Gloucestershire’s secondary schools, our courses offer practical classroom experience and give trainees the opportunity to develop their teaching skills and subject knowledge, supported by the county’s best practicing teachers.


PGC in Primary teacher training

PGC in Primary Practice

Our new PGC in Primary Practice is a one year 100% school-based teacher training programme, delivered in partnership with Odyssey Teaching School Hub. You will be fully immersed in school life and supported, both academically and pastorally, to be the best teacher you can be.

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GITEP trainee teacher delivering a lesson

GITEP Assessment Only Route to QTS

If you have a degree and significant classroom experience, you may be eligible to gain QTS within twelve weeks through GITEP’s Assessment Only route to qualified teacher status.

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Maths teacher training

Maths Teacher Training Places

Do you have a passion for maths and a relevant degree? Are you interested in becoming a secondary school teacher? Substantial scholarships and bursaries are available for secondary teacher training in maths.

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