North Manchester ITT Partnership
Computing (2SRR)

PGCE with QTS full time

Financial support
Scholarship, bursary or student finance if you’re eligible
Qualification
PGCE with QTS

A postgraduate certificate in education (PGCE) with qualified teacher status (QTS) allows you to teach in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. It’s also recognised internationally.

Many PGCE courses include credits that count toward a Master’s degree.

Course length
1 year
Date you can apply from
8 October 2019
Date course starts
September 2020
Website
http://www.teachnorthmanchester.com

About the course

North Manchester ITT Partnership works with mainly 3 Manchester Secondary Schools. Computing provides you with an outstanding teaching and learning experience in KS3 and KS4 across the ability and 11- 16 age range. You will have also experience in KS2, Post 16 and Special Education.

You will have teaching experience in your subject specialism in 2 complementary placements, demonstrating how your curriculum and assessment processes work.

We aim to give you 140 days in school.

Interview process

Your interview process will consist of the following:

  • usually a morning with North Manchester ITT Partnership
  • time for questions and answers
  • a tour of North Manchester ITT Partnership
  • for 2020 - we will include a literacy and numeracy test
  • 20 minute teaching task
  • Subject knowledge tasks
  • school scenarios
  • formal interview

We aim to give you the result of the interview within 24 hours.

How school placements work

We are partnered with 3 main Secondary schools based in Manchester. We also work with associate schools in the North West area.

You will have to complete 2 main teaching placements.

Overall we give you 140 days in school.

Fees

The course fees for 2020/2021 are as follows:
Student type Fees to pay
UK students £9,000
EU students £9,000

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 about eligibility for bursaries and how you’ll be paid.

You may also be eligible for a loan while you study.

Find out about financial support if you’re from outside the UK.

Requirements

Qualifications

English Language and Mathematics GCSE level 4/grade C equivalent or above.

A level in the specialist subject - minimum grade C

First degree

Subject enhancement may be a requirement.

About the training provider

North Manchester ITT Partnership has been training teachers since 2014. We have achieved "Good" at Ofsted across all areas in December 2017 who commented particularly on our personalised provision and "wrap around care".

North Manchester ITT Partnership achieved 100% retention and over 93% of trainees are now teaching in the Manchester area.

North Manchester ITT Partnership works with three main Manchester High Schools and at present nine Primary Schools.

We offer the following:

  • post- 16 enhancement
  • alternative provision enhancement
  • SEND enhancement
  • continued subject knowledge enhancement
  • continued Newly Qualified Teacher support and training

Training with disabilities and other needs

Please contact us if you have any queries.

Contact details

Email
teachertraining@mca.manchester.sch.uk
Telephone
0161 202 0161
Website
http://www.teachnorthmanchester.com
Address
Parkstead Drive
Harpurhey
Manchester
Greater Manchester
M9 5QN

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: 25K
  • Training programme code: 2SRR

Choose a training location

You’ll also need to choose a training location – select the relevant location name on the application form.

Location Vacancies Code
Main Site
Silchester Drive, Harpurhey, Manchester M40 8NT
Yes -

Support and advice

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