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Salaried Teacher Training - Geography Trainees needed


London, UK




£19,000 - £30,000 FTE

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About the job

Grad2Teach have been asked to train Geography Graduates on our salaried teacher training programme in a Secondary school in Enfield. This salaried teacher training opportunity is open to trainees who successfully apply to Phase One of our salaried teacher training programme. The position of Trainee Geography teacher would be suitable for University Graduates with some experience working in the education sector.  

Are you a graduate looking for a Cover Supervisor role in the London area?

Have you thought about training to become a fully qualified teacher, while still earning a salary?

Do you want to develop your knowledge and skills to be able to teach your own class with confidence?

Grad2Teach has opportunities in Enfield for you to join our salaried teacher training programme, develop your skills and still earn a salary. This is an all-boys school who have been rated by Ofsted as a 'Good' school. They have a dedicated team of staff and governors that work hard to maintain the high expectations and pastoral support that led to the best possible standards. The school seek to raise aspirations, generate opportunities and promote a ‘can do’ attitude. Students are encouraged to develop independent learning skills that will benefit them when they progress to their thriving Sixth Form and if they go on to University. The recently appointed headteacher and the other senior leaders have good capacity to secure and sustain the further improvements the school requires. They form a strong and cohesive team with an excellent balance of skills and expertise. They now make excellent use of detailed data about students’ progress and achievement to monitor the effectiveness of the provision and target interventions to support students. 
All of our training takes place during the half-term holidays. This means you can work at your school full-time, earn a full-time salary, and train to be a qualified teacher at the same time! You do not need prior school experience to train, but you will need:

A can-do attitude
• A willingness to develop yourself
• A basic understanding of the UK education system
• A passion for helping and supporting young people
• Resilience
• Enthusiasm for teaching
• Self-awareness
• Good organisational skills

Our salaried Teacher training is as much about learning new skills as it is about imparting knowledge, and with Grad2Teach you’re always learning as you’re teaching. And, as our trainee, we’re with you, supporting you, at every step of the way.

Candidates with previous job titles and experience including; Teaching Graduate, Trainee Teacher, ITT, Initial Teacher Training, PGCE, Teacher Training, Primary Teacher Training, Secondary Teacher Training, Graduate Teacher, may also be considered.


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.

  • Have at least one year of 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.


How will Grad2Teach support you, during your salaried teacher training?

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, earning a salary as you train. Upon passing the course, you will have completed your PGCE and be a qualified teacher with QTS.

Our Salaried teacher training is delivered by experienced school leaders, including coaching and mentoring to ensure that you are fully supported to reach the Teachers’ Standards successfully, while earning a salary and doing what you love.

In Year 1, you will:

  • Receive Grad2Teach-funded training while you work in our 37-week school-based programme

  • Gain invaluable insight into classroom management

  • Receive 24/7 support from our friendly team

  • Receive three Quality Assessments from one of our trainers in your employer school

  • Develop an understanding of what it means to be a great teacher

In Year 2, you will:

  • Attend 9 training days at one of our partner universities

  • Complete 3 written assessments reflecting on your experience and what you’ve learnt so far

  • Cover up to 90% of timetabled learning 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 and cover a range of issues that may not be present at every school

Grad2Teach offers you:

  • Full PGCE with 60 Masters credits

  • QTS with the Coventry University – National School of Education and Teaching

  • Full time for two years

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