Salaried Teacher Training – Media Graduate Needed

Location

London, UK

Sector

Secondary

Salary

£19,000 - £27,000 FTE

Job Reference

MD-LD-CH

Subject

Media

About the job

“I’m a professor of media studies as well as humanities, and I’m an evangelist of popular culture, then there’s going to be a slow debasement of language, and that’s what I think we’re fighting.” – Camille Paglia

A very nice Secondary school in a lovely part of London has asked us to train a Media Graduate, to take up the role of trainee Media studies Teacher from April 2022. Your role in this position would be to help students understand the importance of media. How it affects our beliefs, how it influences our decisions, and what becomes of those decisions. Our culture shows us who we are, and teaching students to dissect that and learn our traits and behavioural patterns is essential to growing and leaving past mistakes behind. If this position sounds interesting to you then Grad2Teach is here to help you take the next step to become a teacher through our Salaried Teacher Training programme.

The students and staff at this school work hard to develop a school that reflects and values its inclusive ethos and multi-cultural community. The goal of this school is to prepare pupils for the challenges of making progress in a highly competitive world but also to carve out time to support them in developing personally and spiritually. Boasting a proven track record of achieving outstanding success in delivering a wide range of qualifications, there is a dual focus on fostering the vision and values that will create great leadership skills for the future. The SMT are supportive and welcoming, demonstrating a deep desire to foster strong relationships between all staff members. If this position sounds like the ideal opportunity for you, then apply now.

Contact Chris on 020 8148 6733 or email your CV 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