We are actively seeking to recruit candidates with the capacity to become outstanding teachers to our highly successful School Direct routes. In order to realise your potential over these intensive programmes you are greatly advantaged if you can demonstrate the following characteristics through your application:
Normally an honours degree, or equivalent qualification, in the subject specialism or a subject that is directly relevant.
A realistic awareness of the teaching profession with the capacity to thrive in a demanding and fast moving environment. When applying, please use your personal statement to illustrate this.
GCSE (minimum grade C or grade 4)
At least English language and mathematics (and a science for primary applications). Equivalence tests are available for suitable candidates.
Interviews for 2022 entry can be in-person at the university or online for most subjects. If you are invited to interview you will be able to choose a date and option which suits you best.
Physical Education and Dance interviews are online only.
All offers of places are subject to required regulatory checks including an occupational health check and a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) enhanced check.
Applicants from minority ethnic and other groups under-represented in the profession, including men in primary teaching, are particularly welcome.