PGCE Students

Trainee teachers are offered a range of experiences and opportunities to enhance and enrich their school placement. Our Primary and Secondary Professional Study Programmes are led and developed by Lambeth teachers as part of a commitment to a "for teachers, by teachers" approach and enable trainees to visit a wide range of school types and settings.

LTSA Professional Studies are available to our School Direct trainees and PGCE students. Please contact us at for dates and availability.

Primary Professional Studies

Subject focuses for our Primary Professional Study Programmes include:

  • Phonics
  • Guided Reading
  • Learning Environment
  • Numeracy
  • Assessing Writing
  • Diversity and Differentiation
  • Formative Assessment
  • Developing an Assessment Folder
  • Moving Your Practice to Outstanding
  • Behaviour for Learning
  • EYFS
  • Cultural Learning Opportunities in Lambeth and London
  • Personal Learning Networks
  • Digital Storytelling

Secondary Professional Studies

Subject focuses for our Secondary Professional Study Programmes include:

  • Behaviour Management
  • Formative Assessment
  • Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND)
  • Equal Opportunities
  • EAL
  • Being a Form Tutor and Working With Parents
  • Supporting Literacy
  • Student Teacher Progress Reviews
  • ICT Across the Curriculum
  • Teaching and Learning Strategies - KS4
  • Teaching and Learning Strategies - KS5
  • ST Collaborative Presentations
  • ST Peer Observation and Feedback
  • 2nd Placement Induction
  • Supporting G&T Students
  • The Role of Other Professionals
  • Effective Lesson Planning
  • Study and Coursework