About Teaching London SCITT

Why train to teach with us?

Teaching London SCITT and the LDBS partnership have been training outstanding teachers for over 16 years. Our expert teacher trainers understand how to achieve the best outcomes for pupils and new teachers, ensuring that all our trainees are successful. Our blend of individualised training, mentoring, coaching and classroom teaching is targeted to ensure you can make a difference to pupils’ learning from day one and hit the ground running as an NQT!

School led training takes place in over 60 exciting, innovative and transforming primary and secondary schools in London and the South East. Trainees on all our routes into teaching spend the majority of time in school and gain QTS and PGCE.  Our centre based training provides excellent opportunities for collaborative learning and will give you the chance to network and take part in subject and professional studies training sessions.

Teaching London tutors foster a love of teaching in our London SCITT


Working towards outstanding

At Teaching London SCITT your school and centre-based trainers will be teachers from the partnership and renowned subject experts. You will work with:  

  • Primary and secondary subject tutors, experts in their fields, developing your subject knowledge and pedagogy.
  • School based mentors to devise and implement a personalised training programme, assessing your progress and ensuring you impact on pupils’ learning from the outset.
  • Your own link tutor, a critical friend, who will provide advice and guidance throughout the year.
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We are in the heart of London with a variety of transport routes all within a close walking distance. Whether you are coming by tube, bus, overground or rail, you will find us easy to reach.