North East Partnership SCITT

John Spence Community High School is the Lead School and Governing Body of the North East Partnership SCITT; a specialist physical education initial teacher training provider offering both secondary and primary postgraduate training places.

The North East Partnership SCITT is the largest physical education provider in the north east of England and one of the largest in the country.  Our last three Ofsted judgements have been outstanding and in 2013 we were graded outstanding in every category. We are consistently ranked in the top ten in the Good Teacher Training Guide and in 2013 were identified as the top secondary SCITT in the country and in 2015 as the best provider in the country.

Potential applicants can apply for a training place from October prior to a September start the following year.

Further details can be obtained by visiting