Great teachers are never forgotten.

Teachers transform lives and make futures brighter.

Why not train to become one?

The Altius Teaching School alliance works with an OFSTED Outstanding Provider – Teach Kent and Sussex SCITT (school centre for initial teacher training) to provide primary and secondary school teacher training.

To find out more please attend one of the Teach Kent and Sussex information evenings:


Find out more at our Get into Teaching information evenings.  Upcoming dates are:

Wednesday, 18th March 2020, at 7.00 pm, Sixth Form Centre, Bennett Memorial School,  TN4 9SH

Thursday 26th March 2020,  at 9.00am, St Gregory’s Catholic School, Reynolds Lane, Tunbridge Wells, TN4 9XL

Monday 23rd April 2020, at 9.30am, Speldhurst C of E Primary School, Langton Road, Tunbridge Wells, Tn3 0NP

Please contact Hilary Sutton, Liasion Officer or Carol Hughes, SCITT Manager by telephone on 01892 521595 for an informal discussion, or email: for more information, to register interest or book a  place at one of our events.


To train to teach with us you can apply directly through UCAS to Bennett Memorial (for secondary school places) or Claremont Primary school (for primary places).

Further details are available on the Teach Kent & Sussex website:

You can also follow Teach Kent & Sussex on twitter: @TeachKandS and Instagram: teachkentsussex

For further information about our approach to teacher training watch this film.

Altius offers secondary school teacher training in the following subject areas: art and design, classics, English, geography, history, MFL, PE, physics, chemistry, biology, RE, music, design technology & computer science.

Details of the tax free bursaries and scholarships that are available for trainee teachers can be found here:

Teachers who complete the Teach Kent & Sussex course with Altius gain a PGCE, the national and internationally recognised qualification of trained teachers. Our partnership has extensive expertise in training teachers and has a 100% employment rate post training.

We can also offer school experience days to support your application.