Entry Requirements

  • GCSE grade C in Maths, English (primary trainees also require Science).
  • Hold the NCTL professional skills tests in Numeracy and Literacy.
  • A degree at classification 2:2 or above. If you wish to teach in the secondary sector a large proportion of your degree should be in the subject you wish to teach, usually a minimum of 50 %.
  • In addition, it is desirable that you have at least two weeks experience in a school before starting the programme. (Do not let a lack of school experience prevent you from making an application - this can be arranged as part of a conditional offer for suitable candidates and completed during the application process).
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    One-day certificated Cover Supervisor Training - Monday 25th September 2017 at The Appleton School

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