Raynes Park High School is recruiting an exceptional Geography Graduate to train with them, working towards a PGCE and Qualified Teacher Status over two years. The ideal Trainee Geography Teacher will have a passion for and knowledge of Human, Physical and Environmental Geography.
Trainee Geography Teacher
Raynes Park, South West London
Geography Department Teaching Human, Physical & Environmental Geography
£13,650 – £17,550 pa training salary
Full PGCE with 60 Masters credits + QTS
Full time for two years
Absolutely no tuition fees
Raynes Park wish to appoint a creative, innovative and motivating graduate to join the successful Humanities department. This is an opportunity to join an outward looking Geography department with a focus on breadth of study across the Geography disciplines. This includes learning in Human, Physical and Environmental Geography.
Raynes Park High School is a vibrant, student-focussed 11 – 19 secondary school rated “Good” by Ofsted in January 2019. Situated in South West London there are good transport links and free onsite parking. The school fosters a strong community and has great pride in their students and their achievements.
Whilst the students are at the centre of everything they do, the senior leadership team recognise and value the dedicated and committed staff, actively seeking ways to enable all colleagues to achieve a balance between the exacting demands of their profession and their lives outside work.
Above all, the school aims to ensure that every student is inspired to learn and achieves the best they can as a result of outstanding learning and teaching. As such, they want to see applications from high achieving graduates with a flair for their chosen subject and an understanding of the skill it takes to become a great teacher.
The school is looking for intelligent graduates who possess in their applications the right balance of classroom experiences and/or relevant transferrable skills.
We know that two full years in a school will enable you to become a confident and reflective practitioner. Through rich experiences in a consistent setting blended with online learning and insightful residentials, Premier Pathways develops you at a steady pace.
Our salaried programme supports you financially, whilst both a University Tutor and Premier Pathways Mentor nurture your academic progress and wellbeing. This unique combination of no tuition fees, educational support and peer network allows you to focus on the fundamentals of teaching and learning and refining your practice.
The first year of the programme will see you join your school in a support role capacity, working towards the standards of a Teaching Assistant apprenticeship. This will equip you with the skills, knowledge and behaviours required for a successful career in education and allowing you to practice them within the context of your school.
The second year is when your PGCE will commence, taught by the highly esteemed University of Buckingham. Your teaching timetable will increase as you put your theoretical understanding and practical experience to effect, remaining at a pace that is both challenging and comfortable.
Raynes Park is a superb school in which to realise your teaching potential – the application window for this opportunity is now open. Apply today.