PGCE with QTS, full time or part time
- Accredited body
- North Essex Teacher Training (NETT)
- Financial support
- Scholarship, bursary or student finance if you’re eligible
PGCE with QTS
A postgraduate certificate in education (PGCE) with qualified teacher status (QTS) allows you to
teach in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. It’s also recognised internationally.
Many PGCE courses include credits that count toward a Master’s degree.
- Course length
- 1 year
- Date you can apply from
- 8 October 2019
- Date course starts
- September 2020
About the course
This full or part time course leads to PGCE (60 Masters credits), which includes KS5 and QTS. The course runs in Colchester and the surrounding area. Trainees have a mentor throughout the course and are very well supported in a long established training programme.
FEE FOR UK AND EU STUDENTS
The interview will involve a presentation, interview, subject based written task and numeracy task and completion of a subject audit.
How school placements work
There are two school placements throughout the year to enable trainees to access a range of schools and courses. Visits to special schools and primary schools are also included. Longer placements in special schools may be possible. NETT arranges placements in most cases although applicants can also do this.
The course fees for 2020 – 2021 are as follows:
You could be eligible for either:
- a scholarship of £28,000
- a bursary of £26,000
With a scholarship or bursary, you’ll also get early career payments of £2,000 in your second, third and fourth years of teaching (£3,000 in some areas of England).
To qualify for a scholarship you’ll need a degree of 2:1 or above in Mathematics or a related subject. For a bursary you’ll need a 2:2 or above in any subject.
You can’t claim both a bursary and a scholarship - you can only claim one.
Find out how to apply for a scholarship. You don’t need to apply for a bursary - if you’re eligible, you’ll automatically start receiving it once you begin your course. Find out how you’ll be paid.
You may also be eligible for a loan while you study – note that you’ll have to apply for undergraduate student finance.
Find out about financial support if you’re from outside the UK.
Applicants require a GCSE grade 4/C or appropriate equivalence in English and Maths. A degree is also required. It is expected that an applicant’s degree will be related to the subject they wish to teach, although often we can train with a good A level and a SKE course. Please ask.
About the training provider
We are a small supportive ITT provider with excellent outcomes and an outstanding employment record. We offer a Postgraduate Certificate in Education, from the University of Suffolk, with QTS. THE PGCE carries 60 Master’s credits. We offer courses at both primary and secondary level (11-16 years with post 16 enhancement).
Our full time course runs from September to June / July. All trainees have experience in two mainstream schools, covering at least two key stages. There is also the opportunity to train in a Special school and a 6th form college.
Most schools are located in the North Essex area (Colchester and the surrounding towns).
For more information, please contact a member of the course team on 01255 431949, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our website www.nett.org.uk
About the accredited body
We are a small supportive ITT provider with excellent outcomes and an outstanding employment record. We offer a Postgraduate Certificate in Education, from Suffolk University, with QTS. THE PGCE carries 60 Master’s credits. We offer courses at both primary and secondary level.
Trainees have experience in two mainstream schools, covering at least two key stages. There is also the opportunity to train in a Special school and a 6th form college.
Most schools are located in the North Essex area.
Please contact a member of the course team on 01255 431949, email email@example.com or visit our website www.nett.org.uk
Training with disabilities and other needs
We regularly train teachers with disabilities. We aim to enable all trainees to reach their potential and make reasonable adjustments if necessary. We work with the University of Suffolk to provide student support for dyslexic trainees and offered wellbeing as part of our training course.
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Tendring Education Centre, Jaywick Lane, Clacton-on-Sea, CO16 8BE
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