Welcome and introduction

I am delighted to welcome you to Surrey South Farnham (SSF)SCITT. We are an innovative, leading, outstanding, well established and highly respected provider of primary initial teacher training working across all areas in Surrey and beyond. We have been rated as a top 10 UK provider.

If you are considering a career in teaching then we cannot wait to meet you. We are proud of our profession and are privileged to be able to work with so many inspirational people as we start their journey to become outstanding primary teachers and future school leaders. No day is ever the same and the rewards of working with children are incredibly hard to top!
Everything we do is focused on giving every child the best possible start in life – irrespective of background or circumstance. Children have just one chance, and we want to give them the best chance possible.

Want to join us?
Our trainees are highly sought after and we deliver 100% employment every year. All trainees completed their training at a good or outstanding level last year and their feedback consistently rates the programme as being outstanding. We are Surrey’s largest school-led, primary provider and are praised for our personalised approach to every trainee.

We understand how important it is for you to have as much information as possible
so that you can make an informed choice. We hope that the following pages
will get you started.

We hope to meet you soon.
Claire Harnden
Director of Initial Teacher Training

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