Kingsbridge Teacher Training,
Rivington Ave,
Platt Bridge,

01942 487999 Option 6

Kingsbridge SCITT

Every lesson shapes a life through Kingsbridge Teacher Training

Welcome Message

Kingsbridge School Centred Initial Teacher Training (SCITT) is a dynamic, high-quality teacher training provider which offers a range of school-based routes into teaching within Wigan and neighboring local authority areas.

We are proud to be Wigan's largest SCITT offering the following services 

Kingsbridge can also provide partnership opportunities acting as accrediting provider for your School Direct Partnership - as a Lead School you will be able to build your own network of local schools to fulfil the recruitment needs within your area. For information on forming your own school-led partnership click here

We believe that every success story starts with a great teacher and great teachers start at Kingsbridge. We are a dynamic teacher training provider with a proven track record of excellence.

Kinsgbridge EIP SCITT currently offers the following routes into primary and secondary teaching through the following phases:

- Primary Programme (3-7 phase)

- Primary Programme (5-11 phase)

- Secondary Programme (11-16 phase) with optional post 16 enhancement

Route 1 School Centred Initial Teacher Training  a 12 month programme that combines in-school experience, centre-based training and online tuition.
Route 2 Assessment Only  a route which takes into account an individual’s past and present work experience. (route currently suspended for the Sept 2021-22 academic year due to COVID-19)
Route 3 Post Graduate Teaching Apprenticeship  an apprenticeship programme running over 4 terms which integrates academic, centre-based learning and on-the-job practical training in schools. Applicants via this route are required to secure a paid apprenticeship as an unqualified teacher in a school to make an application to undertake this route. Opportunities are typically advertised on the national apprenticeship website. or to be added to our 'Register your interest list' please get on touch with us.  


Kingsbridge EIP SCITT

Mission Statement

Kingsbridge prepares Associate Teachers (including Apprentice Teachers) to become outstanding teachers through inspirational and high-quality teacher training. We focus on understanding and promoting effective learning and pupil progress through a creative school partnership which develops professional expertise.

Latest School-centred initial teacher training (SCITT) Events

Summer Conference & New Trainee Induction01Jul2022

@ The Edge, Wigan, WN3 5AB

Annual conference for all our partnership schools and professional and subject mentors. Annual induction for new trainees who will begin a programme of ITT training with us.

Graduation and Celebration Evening Class of 202221Jul2022

4:00 pm - 7:30 pm @ Alberts of Standish

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Are you up for the challenge? Register Your Interest Today...

Every success story starts with a great teacher and great teachers start at Kingsbridge. If you think you are up to the challenge - register your interest today and start your teaching career.

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