Godolphin Junior Academy is recruiting a graduate to train with them as a Trainee Primary Teacher in Key Stage 2, working towards a PGCE and Qualified Teacher Status over two years.
Trainee Primary Teacher
Godolphin Junior Academy in Slough
£13,650 – £17,550 pa training salary
Full PGCE with 60 Masters credits + QTS
Full time for two years
Absolutely no tuition fees
Key Stage 2 Trainee Teacher
Godolphin Junior Academy is a 4-form entry school in Slough and is part of The Park Federation Academy Trust, a large and successful Trust with a focus on community values, happiness and creativity.
Godolphin Junior Academy strives to give every child the very best educational experience no matter what their starting point is, and the dedicated, passionate staff team ensure this is achieved. The successful Trainee Primary Teacher will be joining a wonderfully friendly faculty who are committed to creating a safe space for pupils and peers. The school has 3 ‘diamond rules’ regarding caring for others, manners to all and considerate actions, resulting in excellent pupil behaviour.
The school is looking for a Trainee Primary Teacher who wants to be a role model to pupils, with fantastic written and verbal communicative skills and a desire to contribute to the community atmosphere. An interest in Geography, History or Music would be highly beneficial.
Driven by strong values that match those of the school, the successful Trainee Primary Teacher will work amongst a supportive and friendly team with access to fantastic CPD opportunities. This support, in collaboration with your Premier Pathways network, ensures you will thrive on your professional learning journey.
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.
Godolphin Junior Academy has high expectations driven by caring individuals who are committed to creating a safe space for pupils and peers. The senior leadership team are dedicated to ensuring a good work/life balance for colleagues with a plethora of opportunities for development.
If Godolphin Junior Academy sounds like somewhere you can begin to realise your potential, the application window for this opportunity is now open. Apply now.