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ASTRA Teacher Training


Brushwood Junior School is proud to be in partnership with the Astra School Centred Initial Teacher Training provider (SCITT), an Ofsted Outstanding and non-profit organisation which provides outstanding opportunities for new entrants into the teaching profession. 


The Astra SCITT is part of the Astra Teaching School, accredited by the DFE as one of only 87 Hubs in the country to offer the 'golden thread' of training and support for teachers at all stages of their careers.


More information can be found on the DfE train to teach portal as well as on the Astra website and applications can be made via DfE Apply.


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