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Ivybridge Community College

Ivybridge Community College

Ivybridge Community College

Train to Teach



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New Train To Teach Taster Day

 Ivybridge Community College - Wednesday, 20 March 2019

Please click here to register for the Taster Days.


Comparative Judgement Twilight Workshop session please click here for further information

Please see links at the bottom of the page for future workshops information -

           Teach South West is delighted to announce its            School Direct Partner, Exeter University.

Our Initial Teacher Training Partner has been deemed 'Outstanding' once again.  Please click here for more information.

Teach South West  (School Direct)

Ivybridge Community College is a lead school for Teach South West within the South West Teaching School Alliance (SWTSA).

SWTSA are a partnership of high performing schools sharing our skills, experience, talent and capacity to help improve learning and achievement in schools across the South West.

SWTSA has three main aims:

  • To promote high quality Initial Teacher Training (ITT)
  • To develop teaching and leadership skills more generally across our network of schools
  • To intervene and support schools in need

Teach South West offers School Direct training placements in English, Maths, Physics, Biology, Chemistry, History, French, Spanish, PE, RE and Primary .  Click the Schools Direct link for information on this. 

To apply for our courses visit the 'How to apply' page.

The Learning Institute

In addition, Ivybridge Community College is delighted to now be working with The Learning Institute South West [TLISW] which has a new lead partnership with Ivybridge Multi-Academy Trust.  

The SCITT is accredited to assess and award Qualified Teacher Status [QTS] at both primary and secondary phases and has experience built up over 12 years.  TLISW also work with HEIs in order to be able to offer academic awards, alongside QTS. 

TLISW offer opportunities for a variety of routes into teaching based on individual assessment of circumstances and this can include access to an undergraduate degree in Teaching and Learning should the degree requirement for teaching not be in place.

Your journey into teaching can start today by following the link below.