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Train in Peterborough, to Teach in Peterborough, to transform children’s lives

Teach East is Peterborough's School Centred Initial Teacher Training (SCITT) course, providing inspirational and effective training to the outstanding teachers of tomorrow.

  • 100% employment rates for trainees - we offer excellent guidance and support for finding the right school for you.
  • Hands on, practical training that can be used in the classroom straight away.
  • Access to the best trainers and training sessions in the city - learn from the best.
  • Personal and professional support throughout your training year, and into NQT.


Teach East is run by a team of dedicated senior leaders in Peterborough schools, all of whom still teach and lead in the city on a day to day basis. With the support of staff from a wide and diverse range of schools within the city, we have constructed a course that allows trainees to learn in high quality settings, watching and working with some of the best practitioners in Peterborough.

  • "The School Direct programme is a fantastic route into teaching; offering a wealth of knowledge and experience from a range of experts throughout the county. The selection of training is always current and relevant to my local area, which means applying it to my practice is a smooth transition. What's more, I have found the support from my mentor enormously beneficial; with this course you always have someone to catch you and guide you when things get tough."


    TeachEast Student

  • "Teach East has opened the door to the most rewarding career imaginable. I’ve learnt so much in a year! Not only did the programme provide me with invaluable hands-on experience but it allowed me to work closely with teaching professionals who guided me constantly throughout the year."


    Teach East Graduate 2015 – 2016

  • 26 Apr 2017 News

    The Final Stretch

    If you cast your minds back to July and your initial induction with us to Teacher Traini...

  • 05 Jan 2017 News

    TeachEast Open Evening - Thursday 26 January

    TeachEast Open Evening - Thursday 26 January at Arthur Mellows Village College...


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    Arthur Mellows Village College
    Helpston Road, Glinton, Peterborough
    Cambridgeshire PE6 7JX

    01733 252235