Exceptional Outcomes

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.



Computer Science

Design Technology






Primary Mathematics

Religious Education



  • 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

DFE Funding

There are bursaries available in certain subjects. The table below is a calculation of the total bursary received on completion of your chosen SKE:

Length of SKE Amount you will receive
8 Weeks £1400
12 Weeks £2100
16 Weeks £2800
20 Weeks £3500
24 Weeks £4200
28 Weeks £4900

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
8 Weeks £800 £1000
12 Weeks £1200 £1500
16 Weeks £1600 £2000
20 Weeks £2000 £2500
24 Weeks £2400 £3000
28 Weeks £2800 £3500

*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.

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