Training places for 2024-2025

September 2024: Initial Teacher Training with School Lead PGCE

Train in South Tyneside to teach with Teach North East.

Harton Academy is a lead school for School Lead PGCE applicants wishing to apply for Primary and Secondary Initial Teacher Training (ITT) places, following the tuition route. School Lead PGCE is a school based route, with most time spent in one of our schools.

We offer outstanding training as well as opportunities for development and networking which are second to none. Our training will let you see, hear and try out best practice ‘at the coal face’, as well as learn from Leading Practitioners from across the region – giving you the best toolkit possible.

General information can be found on the Department for Education’s web-site – ‘Get into Teaching‘.

Primary (Tuition Route) – our H.E.I. provider is Northumbria University, and this course leads to a PGCE with QTS. We will be providing a number of places to train in Primary Teaching

  •  10 Primary places

Secondary (Tuition Route) – our H.E.I. provider is University of Sunderland, and this will lead to a PGCE with QTS. We offer training opportunities in the following subjects:

  • Art & Design
  • Biology
  • Business Studies
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Design & Technology
  • English
  • Geography
  • History
  • Mathematics
  • Modern languages
  • Music
  • Physical Education
  • Physics
  • Religious Education