About the course
Trainees will work alongside others on the 5-11 pathway to ensure that they are also gaining an overview of primary education to recognise their role within the bigger picture of a child’s journey in school. Placements will provide experiences in EYFS and Key Stage 1. The first term will be in KS1 to ensure that knowledge and theory from teaching can be embedded. Trainees will then move into an EYFS setting during thier alternative placement.
School based training alongside training sessions and high quality tutoring and mentoring will provide opportunities for trainees to plan, teach and manage learning for children aged 3-7 years. Trainees will therefore have the ability to assess and progress learning, build professional relationships and maintain high quality learning environments.
Specialist sessions will be provided by an SLE in Early Years supported by other relevant personnel to ensure that the trainees have a broad view of the EYFS provision. Additional sessions will allow trainees to experience specialist knowledge at a greater depth and couple it with tasks and experiences in their host schools
How school placements work
Our EYFS course will require you working in two contrasting schools across our partnership, depending on the location selected (Don't worry, if you apply to a Leicestershire course, we won't be sending you to Nottingham and visa versa). We call these placements your host and your alternative school. You will complete your placement at your host school in the Autumn and Summer term, whilst your alternative placement will be completed in the Spring term. With each placement, you will change year group to cover these 3 age phases: EYFS, Year 1 and Year 2.
The course fees for 2019/2020 are as follows:
On our course, trainees are entitled to the same financial support as other teacher training courses. Those from the UK or EU are eligible for student loans in order to help cover tuition fees and maintenance.
To find out more about your a student finance loan please see our website.
Currently there are no Bursaries available.
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A UK degree is required to join the course. Candidates with a 2:2 will be considered.
GCSE's or equivalent at grade C/4 or above in English, Mathematics and Science.
Also a minimum of 10 days mainstream UK school experience (paid or voluntary). Ideally, this will have been completed within the last two years prior to interview.
ILTT has a Self-Assessment Document that will help you to gain the right experience in school to support your application.
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At Inspiring Leaders Teacher Training we are looking for 5 key qualities in our trainee teachers. These key qualities are what we think you will need in order to help you become a Qualified Teacher.
*Emotional Intelligence and Resilience
*Knowledge and Professionalism
*Good Communication Skills
*A Capable Reflector
We are looking for candidates that have a good awareness of current educational issues and have a deep understanding and open mind about how they affect children and schools. As well as an ability to act with professionalism and integrity.
Professional Skills Test
All applicants are advised to look at the online Professional Skills Test and to book when you feel ready.
You do not need to have these completed before applying to ILTT. You are able to sit these tests prior to any application.
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About the training provider
Inspiring Leaders Teacher Training, is an Ofsted 'Outstanding' rated partnership of schools working across Leicestershire, Leicester City and Rutland working together to develop outstanding teachers and leaders of the future.
As part of the Discovery Schools Academy Trust and Affinity Teaching School Alliance we are committed to helping every child the opportunity to 'Discover their Potential' and believe the best way to achieve this is through outstanding teaching and leadership.
Our SCITT / School Direct training route provides all trainees with a blend of school experience alongside an innovative and inspiring taught programme, leading to the award of QTS and a PGCE, with our partners the University of Leicester.
We are passionate, experienced and successful at developing great teachers with 100% of our trainees being successfully employed in the past 3 years.
We offer more than just a one year teacher training programme by supporting trainees into employment in our schools and delivering ongoing career opportunities tailored to their needs.
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Training with disabilities and other needs
We are an equal opportunities provider and provide support for all our students with their learning requirements.
Our partner universities provide support for trainees with different needs and learning requirements.
This can be discussed at the screening and interview process.
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