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The Black Country Passport into Teaching

Do you want to train to be a Teacher but do not have much experience in a school?

Ask about our quality-assured school experience programme that will develop and deepen your understanding of teaching in a school.

Next available date: Monday11th February to Friday 15th February 2019

The Black Country Passport to Teaching is an enhanced, five-day school experience programme tailored to the needs of training to teach in the Black Country.

What are we looking for?
  • Applicants who are committed to transforming the lives of the pupils that they teach.
  • Applicants that are passionate about working with young children and have the drive and ambition to be an outstanding and innovative practitioner.
What Qualifications and entry requirements do I need?
  • A UK undergraduate degree 2:2, or higher*
  • GCSE grade C/4 in both English, Mathematics and Science (for recognised equivalents)
  • The Professional Skills test in English and Maths (applicants should have passed or have plans in place to take the tests)
  • Admission to the course is subject to a satisfactory medical report, as you are required to meet the standards for Fitness to Teach
  • Applicants must complete forms requesting an Enhanced Disclosure (DBS)

    *If you studied outside of the UK, you should visit the National Academic Recognition Centre (NARIC) website to find out whether your qualifications are of an equivalent level to UK GCSEs, A Levels and an undergraduate degree.
    What materials do I get?
  • You will receive a paper copy of the Passport to Teaching School Experience Programme booklet. 
What if I decide that teaching isn't for me?
  • In the unlikely event that you decide teaching isn't for you you can stop the programme at any point during the 5 days. Likewise, your host school can stop the programme at any point if they feel that it would not benefit you to continue.  

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Wednesbury Teaching School Alliance

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