This course provides an introduction to working in schools and applying for teacher training posts. It is aimed at those who want to find out more about schools and working in schools. The course is relevant for those who want to improve their chances of getting a job in schools.
If you are considering a career change, if you are an undergraduate or recent graduate considering teaching or if you simply want to know about schools and teaching this course is for you.
The course will provide:
Two days of school experience in two contrasting schools.
Knowledge and understanding about schools, teaching and learning.
An opportunity to plan and teach a mini lesson before your peers and your tutor.
Advice on applying for posts in schools and teacher training courses.
This course will provide you with excellent initial school experience and the basic knowledge and skills which will enhance any application you may make to an Initial Teacher Training course or post in a school. However, this course does not guarantee that you will be successful in any applications you may make.
Please note that to take part in this course, you will need a degree or equivalent qualification or be currently working towards a degree.