Salaried Teacher Training – Psychology Graduate needed


East London, UK


Further Education


£19,000 - £27,000 FTE

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About the job

We have partnered with a College in East London to find a Psychology graduate for a teacher training position.

Do you have an interest in how the mind works?

Do you want to share your knowledge with the younger generation?

Do you have compassion, determination, and patience?

If you said yes to the questions above, then look no further. Grad2Teach is here to help you come one step closer to becoming a teacher.

Grad2Teach intends on giving you the tools to create a prime learning environment for students, and the teachers this College has are alongside you to mentor you in case find it hard implementing those tools. We want you to become indispensable to this school by the time you finish our salaried teacher training programme. This College prides themselves on being a close-knit community which draws its members from a variety of cultures and backgrounds. Staff work together to provide a broad and balanced curriculum while also offering opportunities for extra-curricular activities and special projects. Parents and Governors are keen to support student’s learning and high standards of behaviour and academic work are expected from the students.

Contact Chris on 020 8148 6733 or email your CV to for more information.


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 learnt 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