Thinking about a career in teaching? 
At Oathall Community College, we offer highly personalised, school-based teacher training.

Oathall is in a teacher training partnerships with Oriel ITT Partnership, coordinating Initial Teacher Training (ITT) across a number of schools in West Sussex. Oathall offers both School Direct, PGCE placements and the Apprenticeship route, we currently work with Brighton, Eastbourne, Sussex and Chichester Universities.

Please contact our Assistant Head & Professional Tutor Faye Hatchard, if you require further information on any aspect of the application process or wish to visit the school and discuss our program. We can offer school experience days and weeks to gain a greater understanding about the career.

To book places on the School Experience Day you will need to register here.

We are keen to engage with candidates who have a passion for their subject and the learning process, whilst wanting to inspire young people to fulfil their potential. If this describes you, get in touch and let us tell you how you can fulfil yours.

You will find a wealth of information on the Department for Education website-

What support will I get during my training?

At Oathall, we provide a strong support network for trainees. On a day to day basis you will work closely with your subject mentor and other members of the faculty. In addition to this, you will have a professional tutor who will meet with you regularly to keep an overview of your training. The ITT Core Content Framework and the Early Career Framework (ECF) is covered in the school Professional Studies Programme, working alongside the university providers.