Eastwood Park Academy Trust
Primary (372T)

QTS full time with salary

Accredited body
Essex Teacher Training
Financial support

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.

Course length
1 year
Date you can apply from
9 October 2018
Date course starts
September 2019

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.

Interview process

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.


Bournemouth Park

Thorpedene Primary

Leigh North Street

Kingsdown Primary


The Eastwood Academy

Candidates will spend four weeks in a contrasting placement school.


Salaries from £16,626, this is inclusive of training costs.

Financial support

Financial support isn’t available for this course because it comes with a salary.

If you choose a course without a salary, you may be eligible for financial support while you study, including bursaries, scholarships and loans.




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.

Bournemouth Park.

Leigh North Primary.

Kingsdown Primary.

Thorpedene 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.

Contact details

Rayleigh Road


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: 2G1
  • Training programme code: 372T

Choose a training location

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

Name Address Code
Main Site Rayleigh Road, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex SS9 5UU -

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