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Postgraduate Teacher Training. Postgraduate Teacher Training. What is it? Qualifications Routes into Teaching Making a strong application – Personal Statement The Interview Life as a Teacher. POSTGRADUATE TEACHER TRAINING Early Years 3 – 7 Primary 7– 11 Secondary 11 – 16

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postgraduate teacher training1
Postgraduate Teacher Training
  • What is it?
  • Qualifications
  • Routes into Teaching
  • Making a strong application – Personal Statement
  • The Interview
  • Life as a Teacher
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POSTGRADUATE TEACHER TRAINING

  • Early Years 3 – 7
  • Primary 7– 11
  • Secondary 11 – 16
  • Post Compulsory 16+
  • Future Teachers GTP
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POSTGRADUATE TEACHER TRAINING
  • GCSE Maths, English – Grade C or above
  • Primary & Early Years require Science GCSE Grade C
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POSTGRADUATE TEACHER TRAINING

  • HonsDegree 2:2 or above – dependant on provider
  • Secondary & Post Compulsory - 50% subject content
  • ( ICT, MFL and Music)
  • Primary & Early Years – any degree subject
  • Basic ICT knowledge
  • Classroom experience – min 10 days
  • Competitive programmes often require more
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POSTGRADUATE TEACHER TRAINING

  • Most popular route/choice
  • Focus on developing teaching
  • 1 year FT, 2 years PT or Flexible options
  • Cost – To be confirmed for 2012
  • Bursaries available in certain subjects
  • GTTR – 2 choices only
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POSTGRADUATE TEACHER TRAINING

  • Fees to be confirmed by TDA for 2012
  • £3,375 for 2011
  • Bursaries available in:
  • Physics, Chemistry, Maths = £9.000
  • Combined Science, Biology, MFL = £6,000
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POSTGRADUATE TEACHER TRAINING

  • Future Teachers (GTP)
  • • Train to teach Mathematics, Chemistry or Physics
  • • One-year, full-time programme where all study takes place in school
  • • A training salary of £15,841 (pro-rata)
  • • Leads to a Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE)
  • 2:1 Degree Requirement
  • Greater focus on leadership
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POSTGRADUATE TEACHER TRAINING

  • Additional Funding
  • Scholarships
  • Entrance Scholarship - £1,000 – achievement, determination & commitment
  • Jesse Jackson Scholarship £1,000 – Outstanding contributions to promoting equality, improving access, overcoming personal circumstances
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POSTGRADUATE TEACHER TRAINING

  • Making a Strong Application
  • No set closing dates (excluding Primary – 1st December)
  • Clever decision making
  • Basic Information
  • Referees
  • Personal Statement – The Nemesis
  • POSTGRADUATE TEACHER TRAINING
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POSTGRADUATE TEACHER TRAINING

  • Personality
  • Career aspirations
  • Love of subject
  • School Experience
  • Personal Qualities
  • Key Skills
  • SPELLING & GRAMMAR!!!!
  • STGRADUATE TEACHER TRAINING
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POSTGRADUATE TEACHER TRAINING
  • Set yourself apart….
  • Subject Knowledge Enhancement Courses:
  • (Maths, Science & D&T)
  • More School Experience
  • Current Affairs
  • Voluntary Work (Youth Clubs)
  • Transitionary Age Phases
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POSTGRADUATE TEACHER TRAINING

  • Life as a Teacher
  • Varied - no two weeks the same
  • 21 – 25 hours classroom work – age dependant
  • Additional duties – Registration, break times, assembly
  • Pastoral Care
  • 10% weekly allocated to planning
  • Inspections e.g. OfStead
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POSTGRADUATE TEACHER TRAINING

  • Inspiring , Motivational , Job Satisfaction
  • Career Progression & Developmental Opportunities
  • e.g. Head of Subject, Department, Faculty
  • Incremental Salary
  • Additional Teaching & Learning (TLR) responsibilities
  • e.g. Pastoral care, Culture/Diversity awareness
  • Teachers pension - 2nd largest in public sector
  • Holidays
  • Housing and Home share schemes
  • Strong Union Support
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POSTGRADUATE TEACHER TRAINING

  • Unqualified Teachers – Min £15,817 – Max £25,016
  • Qualified Teachers – Min £21,588 – Max £31,552
  • Advanced Skills Teachers – Min £37,461 – Max £56,950
  • Head Teachers – Min £42,379 – Max £105,097
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POSTGRADUATE TEACHER TRAINING

  • Useful Contacts
  • Graduate Teacher Training Registry gttr.ac.uk
  • Teaching Development Agency tda.gov.uk
  • DirectGov – directgov.uk
  • Rachael Farley – Postgraduate Officer
            • Edge Hill University
            • farleyr@edgehill.ac.uk
            • 01695 657142
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Edge Hill University
  • Student population of over 24,000
  • students. This includes over
  • 8,000 full time undergraduate students
  • The university offers over 200
  • undergraduate courses,
  • across three Faculties;
      • Arts and Sciences
      • Health
      • Education
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Key Facts
  • Top in the North West for Overall Student
  • Satisfaction
  • National Student Survey 2010. Applies to all public universities
  • Top two in England for student
  • Personal Development
  • National Student Survey 2010. Applies to all full public universities
  • Top two in England for Graduate
  • Employment
  • Higher Education Statistics Agency, 2009, all graduates, full and
  • part time, first and foundation degrees. Applies to full universities
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Campus
  • £130 million invested on campus
  • developments in the last decade, across
  • teaching facilities, resources,
  • accommodation and social spaces
  • New £14m Student Hub opening in 2011
  • University club, including bar and nightclub
  • 25 acre sports complex
  • Rose Theatre and Studio Theatre
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Edge Hill University - Campus

A single site, award winning 160 acre campus campus

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Faculty of Arts and Sciences
  • Business
  • English, History and Film Studies
  • Law & Criminology
  • Media
  • Natural, Geographical and
  • Applied Sciences
  • Performing Arts
  • Social & Psychological Sciences
  • Sport & Physical Activity
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Faculty of Health
  • Nursing
  • Midwifery
  • Paramedic Practice
  • Operating Department Practice
  • Health and Social Wellbeing
  • Health and Performance
  • Nutrition and Health
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Faculty of Education
  • Early Years Education with QTS
  • Early Years Professional Practice and
  • Leadership
  • Primary Education with QTS
  • Key Stage 2/3 Education with QTS
  • Secondary Education with QTS
  • Teaching Learning and
  • Mentoring Practice
  • Children and Young People’s
  • Learning and Development
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Student Support
  • Careers Centre
  • Accommodation Support and Advice
  • Finance and Budgeting Support and Advice
  • Disability and Dyslexic Support
  • Health and Wellbeing Centre
  • Student Information Desk
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Accommodation
  • Over 1,000 study bedrooms on campus
  • Mixture of en suite / shared facilities
  • Mixture of catered / self catered
  • All accommodation is inclusive of utility
  • bills and wireless internet
  • Student Assistants live on campus, as well
  • as Hall Managers and 24 hour security
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Housing a number of Edge Hill's student services, retail and dining areas in one place, the new development will be a central point for students

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Students will enjoy the brand new £13m ‘Student Hub' at Edge Hill University currently being built and will be unveiled in September 2011

‘innovative’ and ‘sustainable’

The Hub is a one-stop shop for all student needs to benefit students, staff and the local community

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‘Sporting Edge’

  • £4m complex including:
    • Athletics track
    • Modern fitness suite
    • Swimming pool
    • Squash, netball and tennis courts
    • Floodlit Astroturf pitches
    • Four-court sports hall
    • Rugby league & union pitches
    • Football pitches
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Edge Hill Student Union
  • The students’ union is run by students for students
  • Gives students a voice
  • Promotes positive change by lobbying the university and local, regional and national bodies to
  • Ensure you have the best possible student experience
  • Improve both your educational and social experience
  • Provide a wide-range of activities
    • sports and societies
    • academic advice & guidance
    • Events
    • student representation
    • Welfare
    • campaigns
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Outdoor Club
  • Snow Sports
  • Unite Christian Union
  • LGBT
  • Anime
  • Cheerleading
  • Circus

Darts

LGBT

Outdoor

Paintballing

Philosotea

Rounders

  • Set up a society of your own 
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The Region

Lake

District

Southport

Chester

Blackpool

Manchester

Liverpool

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Next Steps…
  • Start your research into courses, and
  • institutions early!
  • Search online through UCAS.com
  • Browse individual university websites
  • Research National Student Survey and
  • other league tables / guides
  • Attend UCAS Fair
  • Visit university Open Days
further information
Further Information
  • www.edgehill.ac.uk
  • University websites
  • Prospectuses
  • Open Days
  • HE Fairs
  • National Student Survey
  • www.ucas.com
  • www.prospects.ac.uk
  • www.unistats.com
  • www.whatuni.com
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Our next Open Day is;

  • Saturday 8th October
  • Book online at
  • www.edgehill.ac.uk/opendays
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When you come on campus

  • Have a look around
  • Ask the students about:
    • Living on campus
    • The local area
    • What they do with their time
    • What other activities they do
  • Ask questions whilst you have the opportunity