Initial Teacher Training

06th Jun 2015 Send Teaching School

At SEND Teaching School we are passionate about improving the SEND knowledge and experience of trainee teachers through their Initial Teacher Training courses either through providing bespoke SEND programmes for SCITT or ITT university courses or through providing extended experiences for candidates across our alliance of special schools in Surrey.

The SEND Teaching School delivers the SEND programme for the school based Initial Teacher Training (SCITT) through Teach Surrey, an alliance of Outstanding Teaching Schools and their associated partner schools for both Primary and Secondary teaching, with the option to specialise in Special Needs. For more information, please see

We also provide a SEND programme for the South Farnham SCITT

We work in partnership with Roehampton University, to provide block school experience for their PGCE and undergraduate students wishing to gain knowledge of special schools, and we lecture on PGCE and BA in Education programmes

If you would like to know more about the ITT placements we offer then please contact teachingschool@west-hill.surrey.sch

If you would like to contact us to discuss how we could contribute to your ITT programme, please contact