You can find postgraduate teacher training programmes from 5th October 2021 here: https://www.gov.uk/find-postgraduate-teacher-training-courses
You can find more information on the application process for teacher training courses here: https://getintoteaching.education.gov.uk/how-to-apply/apply-for-teacher-training
Applications for our 2022-2023 recruitment cycle will be open on 12th October 2021.
This year, applications for our Primary School Direct programme should be submitted online through DFE Apply: https://www.gov.uk/apply-for-teacher-training
Our course code for applications is 24ZM for the tuition-only route.
If you meet the entry requirements and you match the profile of who we are looking for following shortlisting, you will be invited to a selection day at Fairfields School.
Information for Applicants
Please refer to the following document for more information: Applicant Pack 2022-2023
All applicants must have the following qualifications:
- English, Maths and Science GCSE at Grace C/4 or above (some equivalency certificates are accepted)
- Undergraduate degree at 2:2 or above
- Additionally, all trainee placements will be subject to a full enhanced DBS check and medical questionnaire before commencement
For further information regarding statutory entry requirements, please visit the following website:
On the tuition only route, you will need to pay your tuition fees to the University of Derby (currently £9250 as of 2021/2022). You can get financial support with this via tuition fee loans.
For information regarding financial support, please visit: