ANNOUNCEMENT FROM DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION ON QTS SKILLS TESTS
- ‘The removal of a lock-out period that previously prevented aspiring teachers from re-taking tests for two years;
- No limit on the number of tests, and the first three tests are free of charge to all candidates; and
- Refunds for anyone who has already paid for tests in this year’s recruitment cycle – on or since 24 October 2017′.
These changes are designed so that ‘Aspiring teachers across the country are set to benefit from a number of changes designed to allow them to begin training, and make a difference in the classroom, more quickly.
They are effective from Thursday 15th February 2018.