Applications can made via UCAS Teacher Training or the new Department for Education service, Apply. Click HERE to start your application.

The UCAS course codes are 2B9 for Primary SCITT courses and 2J6 for Primary School Direct courses

Apply via UCAS Teacher Training

Entry Criteria

Applicants should be qualified to degree level, ideally a 2:2 or above (or in their final year of University with a 2:2 or above as a predicted grade).
All degree disciplines will be considered for Primary applications.
All applicants are required to have a GCSE/O'level/iGCSE* at grade C/4 or above in Maths and English.
Primary applicants also need a GCSE/O'level/iGCSE* (or equivalent) at grade C/4 or above in Science.

*or international equivalent

Experience of being in a school and/or working with young people is preferred and will be beneficial during the application process. You can contact us to arrange school experience.

You must be eligible to study in the UK. We are unable to sponsor student route visas

We are looking for candidates who

Have a positive outlook

Are passionate about making a difference to the lives and development of young people

Are independent, resilient and adaptable

Have good interpersonal skills

Are friendly and approachable, with the ability to engage young people

Are enthusiastic about their subject(s) and are continuing to develop their subject knowledge

Are creative and imaginative

Have good organisational skills and excellent time management skills

Are reflective and strive to improve their own practice

Have high standards of spoken and written English

Demonstrate a professional attitude

Have made a considered and informed decision to train to teach


The fee to train with Red Kite Teacher Training is £9,250 for full time courses and £11,000 for part time courses.

Tuition Fee and maintenance loans are available for all courses.

Please refer to the Get into teaching website for further information.

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