About the training provider
At St John’s, we pride ourselves on being A Learning Community Guided by Gospel Values, where each individual is valued and nurtured to grow in confidence and to embrace their talents. As an outstanding, supportive and inclusive school, we respond to the changing needs of all our students across the age and ability range and we are committed to the highest standards of teaching and learning.
We pride ourselves on providing bespoke training for all our trainee teachers, focused on our high quality training provision from very experienced practitioners. The CTTP School Centred Initial Teacher Training course that our trainees follow aims to promote excellence in all aspects of education. This is achieved through high quality central and school-based training activities and regular observations with developmental feedback to secure progress throughout the training programme. Our overarching aim is to provide the most skilled and competent practitioners for our schools, improving the outcomes and life chances for young people.
A very high percentage of trainees on our programme gain employment at St John’s, or within one of the Carmel Teacher Training Partnership schools. St John’s School & Sixth Form College is a well-established provider, offering a friendly, nurturing and supportive environment for all trainees.
About the accredited body
Each trainee has a dedicated mentor within the school with whom they meet weekly, to guide and reflect on progress throughout the year. Each trainee is also supported by a Professional Tutor (PT), a school leader who meets with the trainee regularly, joint observes with the mentor, moderates and ensure that the trainee has an outstanding experience. The central team from CTTP are in regular contact to QA, moderate and support all trainees on their journey.
Training with disabilities and other needs
St John's School and Sixth Form College is fully accessible. Provision for additional support where needed is provided on site. Please contact Claire Hutton on firstname.lastname@example.org with any specific disability access requirements.
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Woodhouse Lane, Bishop Auckland DL14 6JT
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