Entry Requirements

Applicants to our programme must have the following:

  • an undergraduate degree, either 1st, 2:1 or 2:2 or another qualification of equivalent academic standard
  • a grade C or above in GCSE English, Maths and Science (equivalents will be considered)
  • 10 days’ work experience within a primary school in the last 18 months (this can be a condition of offer and can be arranged prior to starting)
  • appropriate qualities, attitudes and values expected of a teacher
  • Have the ability to demonstrate English language proficiency (reading, writing and speaking)
  • Passed the Professional Skills Tests by the time you enrol on a programme – Information on the professional skills test required for all prospective teachers – http://sta.education.gov.uk/
  • Must have undertaken the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks and/or any other appropriate background checks (and such checks must not identify them as being unsuited to working with children)
  • the health and physical capacity to teach