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Salaried Teacher Training – Science Trainee Needed

Location

London, UK

Sector

Secondary

Salary

17,000-35,000

Job Reference

MP-LDN-SC

Subject

Science

About the job

Are you a science-based graduate looking to start a career in teaching?

If so, you're in the right place!

We have partnered with an outstanding school in Lewisham, South London, who are recruiting a science trainee teacher to start immediately. The position of Trainee Science Teacher is a full-time salaried role, open to science-based graduates with preferably some classroom experience.

Our Grad2Teach salaried teacher training course is your first step in the right direction to kickstart your teaching career. Our salaried teacher training programme offers a new opportunity to train, earn and – if successful – gain Qualified Teacher Status (QTS).

In the first year, you will work to complete Phase One of our Salaried Teacher Training Programme. This will increase your career prospects as you can gain insight into the roles and responsibilities of a teacher, develop your skills and prepare for Phase 2 of your training where you will earn while you work full-time to complete your Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE).

Sound like a match? Apply today!

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

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