Student 2021/22 - Placement school
Fields required from institutions in All fields
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This field describes a school where a trainee is undertaking a placement.
All ITTPlacement entities.
This field should contain a Unique Reference Number (URN), as shown on the Get information about schools website.
Training programmes are designed to provide trainee teachers with sufficient time being trained in schools, early years and/or further education settings to enable them to demonstrate that they have met all the standards for QTS. This means they would typically be structured to include at least the following periods of time to be spent in training in schools, early years or further education settings:
Note: If a trainee has been to more than five placements, they should return the five they were at for the longest period of time.
Where the employing school does not have a URN, the below generic codes should be used:
The 'Not applicable/not available' code would cover placements taking place in England and Wales but not in schools and so the establishment does not have a URN.
Quality rules to follow
|Reason required||To allow DfE to track where trainees are on their placements, for statistical analysis and research.|
Data type: URNType
|Owner||Department for Education|
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