St Joseph's Alliance
QTS full time with salary
- Accredited body
- St Mary's University, Twickenham
- Financial support
QTS (qualified teacher status) allows you to teach in state schools in England.
It may also allow you to teach in the EU, the EEA and Switzerland. You should check with the institution you’d like to teach in for confirmation. The status of QTS in these countries may change after the UK leaves the EU. Please check GOV.UK for updates.
To teach in the rest of the UK or internationally, you may wish to consider a ‘PGCE (or PGDE) with QTS’ qualification instead.
- Course length
- 1 year
- Date you can apply from
- 8 October 2019
- Date course starts
- September 2020
About the course
The School Direct (Salaried) route offers school-based training with support from experienced teachers at St Joseph's and link tutors at St Mary's University. Some attendance at University will be required but most of the course is delivered in school.
For further information about course content, please visit: https://www.stmarys.ac.uk/teacher-training/school-direct/overview.aspx
How school placements work
The main placement will be at St Joseph's or one of our Alliance schools. You will also spend a short period of your training in another school to broaden your experience.
The salary for School Direct (Salaried) students will be calculated using the unqualified teachers' pay scales.
Financial support isn’t available for this course because it comes with a salary.
If you choose a course without a salary, you may be eligible for financial support while you study, including bursaries, scholarships and loans.
There is an expectation that applicants will have previous relevant experience in an educational setting.
Successful candidates will receive an offer of employment. This will be subject to all usual recruitment checks and an Enhanced DBS clearance.
About the training provider
St Joseph's is a National Support School and the Headmistress is a National Leader.
The school employs outstanding practitioners with 2 members of the Senior Leadership Team holding the NPQH qualification and now currently undertaking the NPQEL training.
2 other members of the Senior Leadership have attained NPQSL status, 2 middle leaders are studying for NPQML and 3 teachers are studying Catholic Leadership at Masters level.
Pupils consistently achieve outstanding outcomes and the school is recognised nationally as a high achieving provider.
Training with disabilities and other needs
St Joseph's is a fully inclusive employer with an open and transparent recruitment policy.
The school building has a lift to support those with physical disabilities and we will always look at ways to accommodate any other needs of staff, children and visitors.
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