‘Be Informed, Be Inspiring, Be Influential’
The University of Wolverhampton is one of the West Midlands’ largest providers of teacher education, with many of our graduates going on to work within the region. Our tutors are all experienced teachers who have worked with our partnership and family schools for many years.
We are proud of our long-standing tradition of training teachers of Early Years, Primary, Secondary and Further Education / Post Compulsory Education.
OFSTED RATED GOOD
Access to high quality, bespoke subject knowledge enhancement courses.
Access to free Professional Skills Test Support.
High quality learning facilities, including well equipped teaching rooms, cutting edge learning spaces, lecture theatres and a social learning environment.
A clear progression to the Early Careers Framework and Master’s degree study, with opportunities to use PGCE credits to embark upon further study following successful completion of the course.
Access to leading research in the field of Education that enables trainees to develop as reflective practitioners.
OFSTED May 2021 said:
“The partnership provides effective training, both in the university and partner settings, that prepares trainees well to teach their subjects. Trainees learn how to apply relevant research to their teaching. They become reflective practitioners, committed to ongoing professional development. Trainees are also well prepared for the realities of teaching.”
“Staff provide excellent support. University tutors provide effective help with issues such as managing workload and maintaining good mental health and well-being. In partner settings, mentors help to develop trainees’ teaching skills while providing strong professional role models.”