School Experience Programme (SEP)

The School Experience Programme (SEP) Crispin School, 23rd October 2014 9.00-14.45 

Spending time in a classroom is the ideal way to strengthen your application for teacher training. School experience gives you the chance to watch lessons and see for yourself what it's really like to be a teacher – and allows you to draw on your own examples in your application and interview.” 

 The School Experience Programme (SEP) offers classroom observation and experience in a secondary school. We will be hosting a school experience day at Crispin School.

We welcome potential candidates with a 2:2 or above and looking to teach secondary Art, Biology, Chemistry, Drama, English, Geography, History , Maths, Physics, Moern Foreign Languages (Spanish, French or German),  Music and PE (degree classification must be a 2:1 or above).

You can also apply as an undergraduate if you are:

  1. In your final year of studying for a degree in one of these subjects

    SEP at Crispin School 23rd October 2014

  2. Interested in teaching one of these subjects
  3. Predicted at least a 2:2 degree

To apply for a SEP place you will need to register with The Department of Education. Once you have registered, you can apply for the SEP by calling the Teaching Line on 0800 389 2500.

The Teaching Line will contact you once you have registered and it has been confirmed that you meet the requirements. You can contact the Teaching Line by emailing or on freephone 0800 389 2500.

To discuss the SEP at Crispin School please contact Louise Hartland by phone 01458 449418 or email


Places are limited to 2-3 per subject, register as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

Preliminary Itinerary for the day (TBC)

Time Period Activity
09.15-09.45 1

Introduction from Sarah Lewis, MSC Partnership Manager & member

of Crispin Senior Leadership team

09.55-13.15 2-4

Candidates observe subject specific lessons

(refreshments provided for break time)    

13.15-14.00 Lunch Lunch - meet current trainees/NQTs/trainers from the MSC
14.15-14.45 5 Q & A and evaluation
Day ends at 14.45 (School day ends at15.00)finish