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Trainee Teacher - Science Graduate, Essex

Salary notes: 
£18,169 per annum
Job/scheme locations: 
Southend, Essex
Type of opportunity: 
Graduate scheme
Closing date: 

If you’re considering teaching but aren’t sure which route and qualification is for you, then let us introduce you to the Graduate Teacher Programme.

It combines a PGCE for the theoretical understanding, a Postgraduate Teacher Apprenticeship for the practical experience, QTS for the industry standard and Level 7 credits to support further professional development. It’s completely free, plus you’ll get a salary of £18,169.

You’ll be in a school local to you; you’ll be learning from world-class leaders in the field.

This is the future of teacher training and we want you to join us.

The National College of Education has partnered with a large secondary school in Southend, Essex who are looking for graduates to join them in April on the Graduate Teacher Programme.

This is a Trainee Science Teacher position, so if you are a Science Graduate of any discipline with a desire to teach, read on.

The Programme

  • £18,169 per annum
  • Absolutely no tuition fees
  • PGCE with level 7 credits, PGTA (Post Graduate Teacher Apprenticeship), and QTS
  • Accredited by the University of Buckingham
  • 15 months to start in April 2021
  • Support from in-school mentor, university tutor and NCE
  • Trainee Science Teacher - Science Graduate (Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Engineering Graduates)

The School

  • High-achieving school in Southend, Essex
  • Focus on the balance between personal and academic achievement
  • School values all centred around being a good, independent adult

Your Trainee Science Teacher Role in School

  • Joining an innovative Science Department that loves teaching engaging practical lessons
  • Teaching a small timetable and gradually building up to more responsibility

Trainee Science Teacher:

  • Undergraduate degree in Science or closely related discipline
  • (Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Engineering Graduates)
  • GCSE Grade C or 4 in English, Science and Maths
  • Confident in your ability to work whilst studying on the programme
  • Right to work in the UK full-time
  • Ideally has prior experience with pupils (voluntary or paid work)

The School says: "The underlying intention of the Science curriculum here is to develop, in all students, the aspiration to move successfully and productively beyond the bounds of their own community.’’

If you want to be a part of this remarkable approach to science teaching, we want to hear from you.

Apply for this Trainee Science Teacher opportunity by sending your CV to Edmund Young at the National College of Education today.

The National College of Education are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Therefore, all applicants will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, which include an enhanced DBS, full work history, references, and a consultation interview.

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