ABOUT THE ROLE
We have an exciting opportunity for individuals passionate about computer science who want to inspire the next generation of tech enthusiasts. Grad2Teach has partnered with a prestigious London school and is seeking a motivated and enthusiastic science graduate to join their team as a Trainee Computer Science Teacher.
At Grad2Teach, we firmly believe that education is the cornerstone of a better future. We are dedicated to providing aspiring teachers with the tools and experience they need to make a positive impact. As a trainee computer science teacher, you will participate in our salaried teacher training program, which is a unique opportunity to earn a full salary while receiving training to become a qualified teacher.
Although previous classroom experience is desirable, we are primarily looking for candidates who possess a genuine passion for education and are eager to learn and develop as a teacher. With our guidance, you will enhance your teaching skills, acquire valuable experience, and work towards achieving Qualified Teacher Status.
Do not miss out on this opportunity! Join us today and take the first step towards a gratifying career as a Computer Science Teacher. Apply now to make a difference in the lives of future tech leaders.
To be eligible for this programme you must meet the following requirements:
Have determination, resilience, and a patient, caring attitude.
Have a relevant university degree with a minimum of a 2:2 classification.
Preferably some experience in a UK classroom.
Have the confidence and ability to lead the class.
Be able to demonstrate your resilience.
Be able to train across all key stages to broaden your skillset.
Why choose Grad2Teach as your salaried teacher training course?
As a trainee on Grad2Teach’s salaried teacher training programme, you will receive high-quality, CPD-accredited training. All your training is led by experienced school leaders, including coaching and mentoring. Grad2Teach will ensure you meet the Teachers’ Standards throughout the salaried teacher training programme.
With Grad2Teach you will work to complete a one- or two-year course, achieving a Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE). You will gain experience working in at least two schools whilst on our salaried teacher training course.
Upon passing Phase 2 of Grad2Teach’s salaried teacher training programme, you will have completed your PGCE and be a qualified teacher with QTS.
In Training Phase 1, you will
Receive Grad2Teach-funded training while you work on our 39-week, school-based, salaried teacher training programme
Gain invaluable insight into classroom management and teaching practice
Receive 24/7 support from our friendly team
Receive three Quality Assessment observations from one of our trainers in your employer school
Develop an understanding of what it means to be a great teacher
In Training Phase 2, you will
Attend 6 training days with our partner university
Complete 3 written assessments reflecting on your experience and what you’ve learned so far
Cover up to 90% of a teaching timetable 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