Assessment Only Route To QTS

Choose the Assessment Only Route to QTS offered by Bromley Schools’ Collegiate. Based in Hayes, Bromley, we are an assessment only provider of QTS approved by the Department for Education.

This is an intensive route to achieving QTS for staff who are teaching within an educational setting as unqualified teachers or instructors with substantive timetables.

Enquiries are welcome from sponsoring schools that have staff who they would like to support through this intensive process. There is a differential charging fee (outlined below) based on where the school is to reflect the additional travel time for assessors:

Band 1– Bromley, Bexley, Greenwich, Lewisham, Croydon , £2750

Band 2 – Kent, Sussex, Southwark, Lambeth, Wandsworth £3000


For further details and to discuss your individual requirements, please contact the office on 020 8300 6566 or alternatively email

To Apply, download the AO route application below:

AO Route Application

Assessment Only FAQs


AO Route Requirements

In order to be eligible for the Assessment Only route, you must fulfil particular requirements. These include:

  • Experience of Teaching in two educational settings for a total of at least 2 years
  • UK Honours Degree or equivalent
  • GCSE English and Mathematics at Grade C/level 4 and above (For Primary, this must also include GCSE Science)
  • Support from Your Employing School