Teacher Training

Train to teach with STEEP: Primary PGCE with early years specialism

Application process

To apply to the STEEP course you need:
  • Degree with honours (2.2 or above)
  • Grade C or above GCSE or equivalent in English, Maths and Science


We are looking for applicants who are:

  • interested in young children and how they learn
  • able to communicate effectively with others, adults and children
  • excited by the unexpected and able to be flexible and adaptable to change
  • reflective and analytical and able to evaluate what is going well and what could be done better
  • interested in their own learning and professional development
  • with a willingness to take “risks” and try out new ideas
  • positive and optimistic in attitude
  • resilient and have a sense of humour


To apply:

Please apply for STEEP School Direct via UCAS Teacher Training  http://www.ucas.com/apply
Lead School – Chelwood Nursery School
Course code 2MBS or 2XTC
Institution Code 21K

Find our courses on the on the DfE​ Postgraduate Teacher Training portal here.