92% of SKE participants would recommend the GORSE SCITT SKE course to a friend.
I really enjoyed learning a range of topics within the Biology curriculum and working with a subject expert.
I really valued the regular feedback allowing me to know where I could improve and where I was already strong, this helped me develop as a teacher.
I found my SKE lead to be an inspirational teacher who was very willing to share her knowledge and experience to help us.
100% of GORSE SCITT SKE participants felt supported in the development of their subject knowledge in preparation for their teacher training year.
The GORSE SCITT SKE in Chemistry really helped my understanding of the way the Chemistry Curriculum develops from key stage one all the way through to key stage five.
100% of English SKE participants would strongly recommend the course to a friend.
My tutor was amazingly supportive and ready to help in my development in whatever way I needed. Not only is she a fantastic mathematician, she is awesome at pastoral care.
Taking part with other trainees at the same time, it helped to grow relationships so we feel supportive of each other now whilst we are on our GORSE SCITT placements.
I really liked working within my own time frames and feel the SKE contributed to me being a better teacher.
I enjoyed the variety of experience the course offered, from baking cakes to a high standard to curriculum analysis across design technology, coming from industry this really helped top prepare me for teaching.
Our SKE courses are designed by experts within their subject who have a track record of securing exceptional outcomes for the children and young people they serve. Our practitioners are relentless in their desire to remove the stubborn link between poverty and academic underperformance employing the most effective strategies in quality first teaching. As an outstanding provider of Teacher training, you can be assured our SKE will equip you with the knowledge, skills and understanding required to become an exceptional classroom practitioner.
Our SKE Courses
Our SKE courses are based upon a comprehensive curriculum designed by subject experts with track records of securing exceptional outcomes for children and young people, covering all areas of the national curriculum and beyond including ‘A level’. They allow you to access excellent group tuition every week to support you in completing your topic work and weekly assessments, as well as providing you with detailed feedback highlighting your subject knowledge strengths and areas where you could enrich your professional knowledge further.
All courses are fully online- by utilising our online platform you can access all the resources, key messages and contact your subject leads at a time suitable to your schedule. This allows you to fit the course around your lifestyle and current commitments.
We offer 25 hours of learning on a full time basis, a one hour weekly tutorial with your subject expert and a weekly assessment.
Why Choose GORSE SCITT?
You will have expert teaching professionals guiding you through the whole learning process, creating your learning materials and providing feedback on completed work
We offer something unique in being able to communicate with designated specialists in their fields
Your SKE experience will be enhanced by our team who offer both practical and theoretical support
All aspects of our SKE programme is delivered online with virtual learning, creating the ability to be flexible in how you approach your learning
There are bursaries available for each length of SKE that we offer. The table below is a calculation of the total bursary received on completion of your chosen SKE:
Length of SKE
Amount you will receive
You are eligible to apply if you have a minimum of a 2.2 degree, and hold a conditional offer with an ITT provider with a condition to complete a SKE.
Self-Funded SKE Courses
If a participant is not eligible for DfE funding, we offer self-funded options that would enable a participant to gain the valuable knowledge required to start ITT. Alternatively, self funded SKE courses are available to colleagues working in schools who have a desire to improve their subject knowledge.
Length of SKE
Cost without Tutorials
Cost with Tutorials
*The costings above are displayed without VAT.
Want to find out More?
Book an Information evening or a Taster Day.
These virtual events will take place with our leadership team to give you an opportunity to find out more about the courses we offer, the support you will receive and your journey as a GORSE SCITT trainee.