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Religious Education









£19,000 - £30,000 FTE


17 May 2023


Religious Education


An exciting opportunity has emerged for a talented graduate to join our salaried teacher training course as a trainee religious education teacher at one of our partner schools in Derby. Are you interested in teaching children about the impact religion has had on our world? Our partners are seeking a patient, determined, and compassionate individual, ideally with some prior experience in schools. If you're a graduate seeking to start a career in teaching, our Grad2Teach salaried teacher training course can be your first step in the right direction. This program offers a new opportunity to teach, train, and potentially obtain Qualified Teacher Status (QTS).

At this school, students and staff strive to cultivate an inclusive ethos and a multicultural community. Their goal is to prepare pupils for the challenges of achieving progress in a highly competitive world while also supporting their personal and spiritual growth. With a proven track record of delivering a wide range of qualifications, the school focuses on fostering the vision and values necessary to develop strong leadership skills in the future. The Senior Management Team is supportive and welcoming, emphasizing the importance of building strong relationships among all staff members. Don't miss this chance to contribute to this dynamic educational environment – apply today!


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.

  • 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

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