Schools Direct Traineeships
Working in partnership with a number of local schools Watford Grammar School for Girls is acting as a Lead School for the School Direct route into teacher training.
Ever thought about Teaching?
Passionate about your subject?
Seeking a rewarding career?
Qualified to degree level?
(relevant subject, 2:1 or above)
Looking for a new challenge?
Watford Girls - Watford Boys - Queen Elizabeth Barnet - Yavneh College - Rickmansworth School - Dame Alice Owen's School - Hertswood Academy - Chancellor’s School – Mount Grace School – The Park – Onslow St Audrey
This group of schools is seeking to appoint well-qualified applicants to train as teachers through the School Direct (salaried and unsalaried) Programme for the academic year 2018-19.
Places are offered in a range of subjects but we particularly interested in:
Modern Foreign Languages (French, German, Spanish)
Working in partnership with the University of Hertfordshire, the schools can offer a high quality and comprehensive training programme. All schools have a proven track record in providing a stimulating and supportive environment for teacher training. Successful applicants will spend most of the week in school, with some time at the University of Hertfordshire in Hatfield.
Applicants are required to have a good degree in a relevant subject to the one they wish to teach. For the salaried route, 3 year career experience is a requirement. All candidates should have some school experience.
Information can be found on the Department of Education website – please follow this link Click here.
You may also click on the school names at the top of this document to go directly to the school websites for more information. Although the initial application is made to Watford Girls as the Lead School, the School Direct place will be offered in one of the collaborating schools.
Application is made though UCAS. Early expression of interest can be made to the headteachers of the schools in the consortium and information can be gained from Jane Hart - firstname.lastname@example.org
The following links may also be useful:
All schools and Hertfordshire University are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Criminal Records Bureau.