All applicants should have a Grade C/4 or above in English and Maths before they apply to the course (or equivalent, e.g. O-levels but not ALAN tests). Applicants should have at least 5 GCSE's at Grade C/4 or above, especially in the subject they wish to teach.
Applicants should have at least three A-levels, An A-level in the subject they wish to teach will be useful. If an applicant has an A-level in one of the shortage subjects - Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Computing, Design and Technology, English, Maths, Modern Foreign Languages or Religious Education, then they may be eligible for a subject knowledge enhancement course to allow them to access a PGCE in one of these areas.
Experience in an educational setting and between 5-10 days observation in a secondary school setting is recommended before applying. Please contact me to discuss this in more detail as we are aware that this may not be possible currently due to COVID restrictions.
For further information, please contact me.