Computing with Neston Primary and Secondary ITT Partnership Accredited provider: University of Chester

Course offered
QTS full time
Financial support
Scholarship, bursary or student finance if you’re eligible
Qualification
QTS

Qualified teacher status (QTS) allows you to teach in state schools in England.

If you want to teach in the rest of the UK or internationally, consider a course that gives you the qualification ‘postgraduate certificate in education with qualified teacher status’ instead.

Date you can apply from
9 October 2018
Date course starts
September 2019

About the course

Financial support

You could be eligible for either:

  • a scholarship of £28,000
  • a bursary of £26,000

To qualify for a scholarship you’ll need a degree of 2:1 or above in Computing or a related subject. For a bursary you’ll need a 2:2 or above in any subject.

You can’t claim both a bursary and a scholarship - you can only claim one.

Find out how to apply for a scholarship. You don’t need to apply for a bursary - if you’re eligible, you’ll automatically start receiving it once you begin your course. Find out how you’ll be paid.

Financial support if you’re from outside the UK.

About the training provider

Your Neston Primary and Secondary ITT Partnership training is bespoke, personalised and provides many opportunities to work alongside experienced high quality mentors.

All of your year long programme will be delivered in partnership with the University of Chester. The vast majority of the training is school based, in one of our Neston schools, gaining first hand experiences of how children learn.

In addition to this, the course includes Academic Learning based at the university, which equates to 60 M level credits towards a Masters degree.

Expertise amongst our Neston cluster of schools will be utilised to deliver high quality training in the Core and Foundation Curriculum and Professional Development.

Your Neston School Direct ITT programme will provide you with QTS status, allowing you teach either Primary or Secondary school children, depending on your chosen route.

See our website for more details: (http://www.nestonittpartnership.co.uk)

About the accredited provider

The teaching led, research informed Faculty of Education & Children’s Services at the University of Chester provides a range of courses for teachers and the wider children’s workforce. The University benefits from deep and enduring partnerships with schools in the region, many of which are led and staffed by Alumni. The Faculty has pioneered many initiatives over the years and is currently the HEI partner of choice for over twenty school alliances working on School Direct Teacher Education programmes.

Training with disabilities and other needs

All our schools have a long term commitment to initial teacher training having all worked with many different universities over many years. Together we are able to provide a broad and balanced teacher training experience with a ‘hands on’, practical approach to learning in a friendly, caring, inclusive environment.

Our schools are passionate about teaching an exciting and engaging curriculum. We value diversity and are passionate about equality of opportunity for all. Appropriate adjustments and support are provided for any trainee teachers with disabilities or additional needs.

Contact details

Email
willastonceprimaryhead@cheshirewestandchester.gov.
Telephone
01513382421
Website
http://www.nestonittpartnership.co.uk
Address
Neston Road
Willaston
Neston

Apply

Apply on the UCAS website. You’ll need to register with UCAS before you can apply.

Visit Get into Teaching for guidance on applying for teacher training.

When you apply you’ll need these codes for the Choices section of your application form:

  • Training provider code: 1PC
  • Training programme code: 2942

Choose a training location

You’ll also need to choose a training location and give the relevant training location code.

Code Name Address
N Neston Primary and Secondary ITT Partnership Willaston CE Primary, Neston Road, Willaston, Neston CH64 2TN

Advice and support

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