Trainee English Teacher

Maidstone, Kent
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

English Graduate Trainee Teacher – Maidstone

Premier Pathways - Salaried PGCE with QTS | September 2017

Are you a purposeful English graduate seeking a practical, in-school route into teaching, simply not available via the traditional teacher training methods?

If so, Premier Pathways has the perfect Trainee Teacher opening for you! No other programme can rival the development time, consistent professional support and financial support Premier Pathways can provide the Trainee Teacher. This salaried PGCE programme, facilitated by the University of Buckingham, will see a driven Trainee Teacher develop over 2 years within a fantastic and supportive school of their own choosing.

We are pleased to offer an exciting role at a Secondary School in Maidstone for an enthusiastic English Graduate who is interested in joining our Premier Pathways salaried PGCE programme.

** English Graduate Trainee Teacher at a supportive secondary school in Maidstone
** Starting from September 2017
** Long Term, Full-Time English Graduate Trainee Teacher post
** Premier Pathways PGCE training leading to QTS
** £15,000 per annum plus full PGCE paid for
** Ofsted graded 'Good' Secondary School

English Graduate Trainee Teacher Specification

You will be a confident English graduate who has earned a second class degree or better and is excited by starting your career as an English Teacher. The school wants to see English graduates who appreciate the challenges that the teaching profession faces but is focused on being a positive rolemodel for the next generation! The school are hoping to recruit an English graduate who is able to build positive relationships with students and genuinely cares about helping them to achieve.

About the English Graduate Trainee Teacher Role

As a Trainee English Teacher upon the Premier Pathways Programme, you will begin your development as a Teaching Assistant for 2 terms, performing numerous general duties across the school. Given the chance to gain confidence and advance their teaching ability in this first stage, the Trainee Teacher will undoubtedly be prepared to undertake responsibility by the third term of the programme. Through the thorough guidance and support the Trainee Teacher will receive within school and externally, they will soon see drastic improvements in their pedagogical abilities. As the Trainee Teacher becomes more effective at planning and delivering lessons within the second year of the programme, they will begin to adopt 80% of a teacher timetable. Assessed by the University of Buckingham at this final phase, the Trainee Teacher will be granted their PGCE with QTS, becoming a fully-fledged educational professional.

If you would like to be considered for this English Trainee Teacher opportunity please click ‘Apply’ now to send your CV and cover letter.