The Danny Audritt Award 2021

Monday, 19 July 2021.

Every year, an MEITT trainee  is chosen to receive the Danny Audritt Award.

Danny was a teacher who trained with Mid Essex ITT in 2016-2017. He went through heart surgery during his first term of training and sadly passed away in February 2018, the year after qualifying.

A Mentor's Perspective

Thursday, 08 July 2021.

Our thoughts have turned to preparing for the new academic year, and we are welcoming not just new trainee teachers, but also new mentors to the Mid Essex ITT team.

Spotlight on Sophie

Friday, 12 March 2021.

Our fantastic Director, Sophie Allchin, has featured in a new blogpost by teacher recruitment charity Now Teach, who are currently running a series of interviews with teacher training professionals.

Happy Summer!

Thursday, 15 July 2021.

The MEITT team are now out of the office  until August 31. But if you find you need us, we will still be checking emails, so feel free to drop us a line with any questions on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., and we will do our best to help.

Keeping it in the family

Thursday, 24 June 2021.

We were thrilled recently to discover that two of our trainees are related, and are actually Aunt and Niece! We asked Lynn Higgins-Watson and Amelia (Millie) Johns to give us the downlow on training to teach alongside a close member of your family.

DfE Apply Open

Wednesday, 07 October 2020.

Anyone interested in training to become a teacher is now able to apply for courses starting in September 2021.

Business as usual

(as much as possible!)

Wednesday, 23 September 2020.

Despite the difficult circumstances surrounding the coronavirus and school closures, the team at Mid Essex ITT are still preparing to accept applications for the course starting in September 2021.

Induction 2021

Monday, 12 July 2021.
Well we've come to the end of the three-day induction for our new trainee cohort, and we hope they have found it useful, informative and that it has given them a good insight into what is to come in the new academic year.

Part-Time Courses

Monday, 19 April 2021.

If you have a busy life which you feel is holding you back from getting into teaching, our part-time course could be the one for you!

"Hero Trainee" - Reggie Binder

Wednesday, 25 November 2020.
We at Mid Essex ITT are delighted that the story of one of our former trainees has been featured in NASBTT's nationwide search for "hero trainees".
NASBTT (the National Association of School-Based Teacher Trainers) are looking for trainees who have played an important and effective part in post-Covid recovery in schools.

The Black Curriculum

Monday, 05 October 2020.

A massive thank-you to Melody and Ilhan of The Black Curriculum, who provided our trainees and colleagues with an informative and thought-provoking visual presentation recently.

Part-Time courses with Mid Essex ITT

Wednesday, 23 September 2020.

Mid Essex ITT are excited to be offering part-time teacher training courses again from September 2021.  Applications for our next cohort will be opening on Apply from October 13 2020! 

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