London East Teacher Training Alliance

London East Teacher Training Alliance
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"The quality of the training, school experience and support is outstanding"
-LETTA student

"We have been supported, encouraged and motivated to be the best that we can be."
-Emily

"A fantastic course; quality learning and brilliant support."
-LETTA student

"I've learnt such a diverse range of things which I've been able to try out."
-Tabitha

"Led by people who demonstrate wisdom and a love of what they do."
-LETTA student

Selection & Interview

Application Form

We select trainees who can demonstrate:
1. A good level of written and spoken English
2. The potential to achieve QTS
3. The capacity to be a valued member of a team
4. The capacity to successfully complete a PGCE at masters level
5. Enthusiasm about entering the teaching profession
6. The ability to reflect, evaluate, analyse for improvement
7. An awareness of educational issues
8. An awareness of the role of teachers and others within a school setting
9. A sensitivity to the diverse needs of others 
10. An awareness of the place of the school within the local community


Interview: 

1. A ten minute mini-teach with a small group of children. The interviewee can choose the age range of the children and a focus on English or mathematics. 
2. A series of questions covering a range of relevant topics. 
3. A written task based on a current issue in education.

Panelists are drawn from representatives from across the LETTA partnership.