2018/19 Applications

UCAS opened for applications for the 2018/19 courses on 26th October 2017.  Somerset SCITT still have some places available for 2018/19, apply via UCAS or contact us for more information – SCIL@somerset.gov.uk

Changes to QTS Skills Tests

The Department for Education has recently announced changes to the skills tests.  As of the 14th February 2018:

  • Candidates will be able to take unlimited tests
  • The two year lock out period will be removed, allowing those previously locked out to re-sit the tests
  • Candidates sitting a test will be entitled to up to three attempts at the numeracy test and three attempts at the literacy test free of charge
  • Candidates that took a test on or after the 24th October 2017 which was their second or third attempt at the test and incurred a charge will be able to claim a refund for the cost of their test.

To find out more about the skills tests click here


Somerset SCITT are recruiting for the 2018/19 PGCE Primary and PGCE Early Years route Continue reading “PGCE” »