Initial Teacher Training


Opportunities to ‘train to teach’ in a Special School and Mainstream Primary School, from Sept 2018

  Our programme offers 2 terms in a special school, 1 term in a mainstream primary plus approximately 5 weeks at the University of Chichester (our awarding body for the PGCE on successful completion).   


School-to-School   Lead School, The Ridgeway School, Farnham, Surrey; Special School for pupils aged 2-19.

Research   Special and Mainstream schools in our partnership are in Surrey, Hampshire and Berkshire

CPD   All previous successful trainees finished with a high grade and are currently employed by Ridgeway, partner schools and beyond

Succession   Supportive, qualified and experienced mentors


How about arranging a visit/taster day, or talk to our previous trainees, please contact

Applications are through UCAS; search for “Innovation Teaching School

Click here to see our current programme;  Trainee-Programme-2017-18