Trainee Experiences

Inspired to teach

We asked our 2021-2022 trainees who or what inspired them during their training – and how. Here’s what they told us, in their own words. The results were no surprise…
My mentor - an amazing teacher

‘Penny drop’ moments

We asked our 2021-2022 trainees what their ‘penny drop’ moments were during their training – the moments when, suddenly, something became clear to them. Here are their answers, in their…
That moment!

Emily Spiller, Design and Technology

Trainee 2021-22 Teaching, it is the profession for me! I’ve wanted to be a Design and Technology teacher as long as I could remember. I was heavily influenced by the…
Design and Technology Teaching

Luke Webb, MFL, training year 2021-22

  The GITEP programme has all the training, and on the job experience, you need to make you ready to work as a teacher. In simple terms, I have no…
Modern foreign languages