Leaders have a strong vision and inclusive ethos.  (Ofsted 2022)

There are still places available for a September 2022 start.

The Deepings SCITT and its partner schools, across South Lincs and North Cambs, from Grantham to the east coast, will establish your training needs and provide a high quality programme designed to meet the Teachers’ Standards for the award of Qualified Teacher Status (QTS), and for some, PGCE. Teachers need QTS to teach in maintained schools or non-maintained special schools in England.

Please be aware that the SCITT operates within the General Data Protection Regulations and our policies can be found here.

Why Teach?

Find out why more of the best graduates and professionals are training to teach.


We offer a number of different Primary courses, all of which lead to Qualified Teacher Status.


We offer a number of different Secondary courses, all of which lead to Qualified Teacher Status.


The Deepings SCITT works alongside a number of partner schools within the South Lincolnshire area.

How To Apply

Applications are made through the DfE APPLY process where The Deepings SCITT is listed as a provider.


Our regular events take place at The Deepings School and offer an insight into the programme.

Meet The Team

Mrs Nikki Benjamin
SCITT Director

Mrs Donna Dimeloe
SCITT Admin Officer

Mrs Lucy Vere
SCITT Secondary Manager

Miss Helen Ackrill
SCITT Primary Manager

Thank you for reinforcing why I want to be a teacher!

The Deepings SCITT

The Deepings School,
Park Road,
Deeping St James,

Contact Us

01778 342159