Salaried Initial Teacher Training - Science graduate needed
About the job
‘Science is not only compatible with spirituality, it is a profound source of spirituality.’ –Carl Sagan
An incredibly well-run Secondary School in London is currently working with us to find and train a talented and experienced Science graduate of any discipline to take up a support role and light timetable this academic year. This position is a full-time salaried teacher training position, putting you on the path to Qualified Teacher Status. If this sounds good to you, then apply now through Grad2Teach to take the first step to become a qualified Science Teacher through our Salaried Teacher Training programme.
This is a lovely school in which mutual care and academic excellence are central to everything they do. The staff base comprises a very supportive team who work together to promote successful outcomes for all students through the provision of a positive, safe, and vibrant learning environment which engenders self-esteem, social confidence, and a healthy lifestyle. The school are keen to start developing their own teachers through our programme to promote the high standards and deep care that they set and show to their students. Similarly, the spiritual and cultural aspects of learning are an important part of the life of the school, to which all areas of the curriculum and school community contribute. Students are encouraged to reflect upon tolerance, specialised understanding, respect, and compassion and understand right and wrong. You will be given plenty of training and support, as well as room to grow your career.
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