Applications for September 2018/19 are via the UCAS website. All of the places are for the School Direct Training Programme, we are not offering any salaried places for September 2018.
2018/19 Vacancies – 15 Early Years and Primary Places for September
General Primary (5-11) - Apply via: The Kendal Primary Partnership School Direct. Course Code: 365S
Early Years (3-7) - Apply via: The Kendal Primary Partnership Direct. Course Code: 36MH
Basic Entry requirements:
Degree - ideally related to a National Curriculum subject with additional A-Levels in other National Curriculum subjects.
Minimum degree required: Lower Second (Upper second is preferable)
School Experience - a minimum of ten days Nursery/Primary school experience within the last two years; five days in both Early Years and KS1 for EY trainees or five days in both KS1 and KS2 for General Primary trainees
GCSE Qualifications - a minimum of five GCSEs at grade C or above at the point of application, including grade C in English, mathematics and science plus at least one other National Curriculum subject. A fifth GCSE may be a non-National Curriculum subject such as psychology, sociology or early childhood studies
There will be an Induction Day in mid-July. Please note the PGCE course runs throughout the academic year.
Term dates for our course are the same as for Cumbria County Council schools.
These are the official days when you will be required to attend sessions or be in school.
During the school holidays you will be expected to carry out independent study through research, work on assignments and lesson planning as well as having some time to re-charge your batteries.