About the course
Candidates will be taught how to plan and deliver core content across KS3 and KS4.
Candidates will complete three PGCE essays throughout the year developing their pedagogical and subject knowledge.
The Eastwood Academy, the lead school in the EPAT obtained outstanding results in 2018 from both an attainment and progress perspective and the best in the Academy's history.
- headline figures include:
95% 9-4 in Mathematics.
89% 9-4 in English.
88% 9-4 in English and Mathematics.
EBacc APS of 4.76.
Attainment 8 (A8) of 53.96.
Progress 8 (P8) of +0.74.
Your interview will be conducted across three phases:
Phase 1 - Interview and presentation
Phase 2 - second interview in your potential placement school
Phase 3 - lesson observation
How school placements work
On completion, a successful applicant will be placed in one of our partner schools.
Leigh North Street
The Eastwood Academy
Candidates will spend four weeks in a contrasting placement school.
The course fees for 2019/2020 are as follows:
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.
3rd degrees will be considered based on experience
About the training provider
Eastwood Park Academy Trust (EPAT)
The Eastwood Academy is the Lead School in The Eastwood Park Academy Trust (EPAT). In conjunction with Essex Teacher Training, we provide trainee teacher positions across a local network of schools in the Southend area.
The following schools work within our partnership:
The Eastwood Academy.
Leigh North Primary.
Training with disabilities and other needs
The Eastwood Park are a supportive, cohesive partnership that provide bespoke support for candidates with disabilities and other needs.
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You’ll also need to choose a training location – select the relevant location name on the application form.
||Rayleigh Road, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex SS9 5UU
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