Welcome to Hamwic SCITT

Hamwic SCITT (School Centred Initial Teacher Training) is part of Hamwic Education Trust, one of the largest multi-academy trusts in the South of England. This means you will have all the support you need.

Reaching across the South Coast

We are committed to providing you with the opportunity to train in a range of school contexts. We have partnership schools across five local authorities – Portsmouth, Hampshire, Southampton, Poole and Dorset.

Our vision

We want to develop a new generation of excellent primary practitioners through expert-led professional training, grounded in research-led practice and focused on helping all young people in our trust reach their very fullest potential.

We want to support you

Join us and start your journey as an early career teacher. We will support you at each stage, drawing on our excellent partnership leaders, well-trained mentors and supportive tutors. Our training team and University Partner are looking forward to meeting you.

We have a 100% track record of trainees

Securing teaching posts after completion of our programme.

Our training

Our comprehensive PGCE Primary training programme offers you the opportunity to train to become a teacher while working in the classroom as part of an established teaching team in one of our Partnership Schools, located in Hampshire and Dorset.

Alongside this practical school-centred training you will learn academic theory, provided by Bath Spa University.

Hamwic SCITT and the quality of our training will help support you throughout your teaching career and there are progression opportunities in Hamwic Trust schools.

Our partnership schools are committed to supporting you to become a skilled, versatile primary teacher who places young people at the heart of all you do.