Graduate Trainee Biology Teacher - Tonbridge - PGCE

08 May 2017
07 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Graduate Trainee Biology Teacher | Premier Pathways | PGCE | Graduate Trainee Biology Teacher

Graduate Trainee Biology Teacher – Grammar School in Tonbridge, Kent

Do you want to be part of a new generation of outstanding Biology Teachers?

Do the tuition costs of Teacher Training courses concern you?

Are you reluctant to return to University for a year to complete a PGCE?

Then Premier Pathways could be the ideal route in to teaching for you!

Premier Pathways is an exciting new teacher training programme for exceptional graduates that is fully paid throughout the 2 years of the programme.

Begin the programme as a Graduate Trainee Biology Teacher at an outstanding Grammar school in Tonbridge and you will receive training and support over the 2 years to become a confident, fully qualified teacher.

*** £15,000 p.a. training salary
*** 2-year school-based teacher training programme
*** Gain Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) and a PGCE from the University of Buckingham
*** Brand new blended learning programme from the nation’s leading ITE providers
*** Dedicated participant support team and in-school mentoring
*** Regular peer networking opportunities
*** No experience required

Requirements for the Graduate Trainee Biology Teacher:
•    To have the drive to become an ‘Outstanding’ Biology Teacher.
•    To have the commitment to the programme and your pupils.
•    To be a high calibre graduate with a 2.1 degree or better and good A-Levels
•    To be able to self-study.

About Premier Pathways.

The Graduate Trainee Biology Teacher will undertake a two-year Teacher Training Course in conjunction with the University of Buckingham. The course will be broken up as follows:

First Year:
•    The first two terms will be in a classroom support role to give you an understanding of the school and experience in class.
•    The final term will include a minimum of a 50% teaching timetable.

Second Year:
•    The second year will see the successful Graduate Trainee Biology Teacher teaching an 80% timetable.

Throughout the Course:
•    The course will see the chosen Graduate Trainee Biology Teacher undertaking a combination of online study, mentor observations, university observations, 3 residential study sessions and a 3 week second placement.

All Graduate Trainee Biology Teachers will interview with the school they will be undertaking Premier Pathways through to ensure it is an environment in which you can see yourself develop.

Why Premier Pathways over other routes into teaching?

•    You are earning all the time
•    Constant support from all corners of the network
•    Online portfolio tool
•    Structured phase system
•    A full PGCE at the end of 2 years
•    Blended learning

Apply for this incredible Graduate Trainee Biology Teacher opportunity in a Tonbridge Grammar School today and take the first step towards achieving and exceeding your career goals. Get your CV over to John Cobb at EduStaff by clicking ‘apply’ now..

Please note: due to the volume of Graduate Trainee Biology Teacher applications, only successful applicants will be contacted.

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