Opportunity to train as a Teacher in London

Opportunity to train as a Teacher in London

  • Location

    Greater London

  • Sector:

    Nursery , Junior , Infant , Secondary

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  • Contact:

    Alex Braithwaite

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    1-2 Years

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  • Startdate:

    September 2020

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Are you looking for a fully salaried teacher training route? Do you want to achieve the highest accreditation available for newly trained teachers whilst developing your expertise within the support of one main school? Grad2Teach, a brand new Initial Teacher Training (ITT) initiative, has an exciting opportunity for new Graduates, career changers and school support staff looking for that next step to join us for next year’s course (September 2020), with a wide variety of schools across London.

Demand for Teaching Graduates is extremely high in the central London Boroughs in both Primary and Secondary schools. 

About the role: If you’re a determined, passionate and self-reflective graduate looking to start a career in teaching, Grad2Teach is your first step in the right direction. Our paid ITT programme offers a new opportunity to teach, train and – if successful – gain Qualified Teacher Status (QTS).

With Grad2Teach you will work to complete a one or two year course, with a Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE). You will gain experience working in at least two schools, earning a salary as you train. Upon passing the course, you will have completed your PGCE and be a qualified teacher with QTS.

Requirements: To be eligible for this programme, you must meet the following requirements:

Have a University degree with a minimum of a 2:2 classification

Attained grade C or above in GCSE Maths and English for Secondary Teacher Training

Attained grade C or above in Maths, English and Science for Primary Teacher training

Determination, resilience and a patient, caring attitude

Teaching Graduates with the following degrees are particularly encouraged to apply: Drama BA English BA Geography BSc Engineering BSc Design BA Music BA Maths BA

What are the benefits? In Year 1, you will:

Receive Grad2Teach-funded training while you work in our 37-week school-based programme

Gain invaluable insight into classroom management

Receive 24/7 support from our friendly team

Receive three Quality Assessments from one of our trainers in your employer school

Develop an understanding of what it means to be a great teacher

In Year 2, you will:

Attend 9 training days at one of our partner universities

Complete 3 written assessments reflecting on your experience and what you’ve learned so far

Cover up to 90% of timetabled learning within a classroom

Work under a dedicated learning mentor who will guide and advise you along your journey

Experience two contrasting school placements, allowing you to broaden your experience and cover a range of issues that may not be present at every school 

Grad2Teach offers you: £14,000 in Year 1 and up to £20,000 in Year 2

Full PGCE with 60 Masters credits

QTS with a leading teacher-training university.

Full-time for two years sound interesting? Click the APPLY button now. Candidates with previous job titles and experience including; Teaching Graduate, Trainee Teacher, ITT, Initial Teacher Training, PGCE, Teacher Training, Primary Teacher Training, Secondary Teacher Training, Graduate Teacher, may also be considered.