Salaried Teacher Training – Computer Science Graduate Needed

Location

Northamptonshire, UK

Sector

Secondary

Salary

£19,000 - £27,000 FTE

Job Reference

CS-NH-CH

Subject

Computer Science

About the job

“The most important property of a program is whether it accomplishes the intention of its user.” ― C.A.R. Hoare

Grad2Teach has been asked to train a Computer Science graduate for a lovely secondary school in Northamptonshire. The Trainee Computer Science Teacher will begin on Phase One of our programme, giving the successful applicant a chance to hone their skills and develop their pedagogy. We are accepting applications from Computer Science graduates now with a view to starting the programme in January 2023. If this position sounds good to you then apply now through Grad2Teach to take the first step to become a qualified educator through our Salaried Teacher Training programme.

This is a good school, where all pupils expect to do well, and parents offer staunch support in encouraging hard work and good behaviour. Widely recognised for delivering excellent teacher inductions, the school is proud of its record of continuing to support the CPD of staff at all levels. The Head Teacher and Governors take a modern approach to delivering the curriculum, promoting the use of every available resource to support not only academic achievement but the development of skills for life. With a thriving enrichment and extra-curricular programme, every member of staff at this school is aware of the importance of their contribution to the development of students as they make their way into the adult world.

Contact Alex on 020 8148 6732 or email your CV to apply@grad2teach.ac.uk for more information.

Requirements

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.

Benefits

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