Vacancies inc Teacher Training Details

Do you want to be a teacher? DfE: Get Into Teaching    

Our school works in partnership with Essex and Thames Primary SCITT, offering high quality teacher training in primary education. The SCITT PGCE courses offered all lead to Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) and the award of a PGCE in Primary Education and give you up to 60 credits towards a masters degree.

Training with Essex and Thames SCITT could not be easier!  We are currently training around 100 teachers a year in our dynamic partnership of schools.

Visit for details of our courses.  We’d love to welcome you to our partnership to begin your new career.  Just get in touch with us to discuss your options.

Email us at or ring us on 01268 988580.  Or apply here.

 Essex and Thames School Centred Initial Teacher Training

“Putting pupils first, training excellent teachers”

Giffards has been awarded Gold Star Membership by Essex and Thames Primary SCITT in recognition of the  high quality support our staff affords to the students who come to Giffards for their placements.