Astra Initial Teacher Training, and Recruitment events

Recruitment  for our 2021-22 courses is now open; applications can be made via UCAS/DfE Apply.   Further information about the Apply route can be found in these slides. 

Details of our Astra training places can be found here.  We offer a one year full-time course, and, for Primary and some Secondary subjects, a two year part-time course

Astra will be present at the following DfE Train to Teach virtual events, so if you'd like to talk to us, please do sign up - we look forward to seeing you there: 

Tuesday 9th March 5pm -7pm 

Saturday 27th March 10am - 1pm 

In addition, as school experience opportunities are limited this year, you are also welcome to 'get a flavour' of our three Lead Hub schools, our Lead Primary school, and one of our partner schools, by viewing their virtual open events: 

You can also see some of our 2017-18 trainee cohort talking about their experiences with the Astra SCITT in the videos below: 

Main video

Choose a career that inspires you

Inspiring a career change

And finally, this DfE film 'Every lesson shapes a life',  underscores the unparalleled role that teachers play in shaping young people's lives. 

We look forward to receiving your application.

Safeguarding is at the forefront of all our selection processes and decision-making. 


Posted on: 13/08/2020