Teacher Education Courses & Apprenticeships
We understand the importance of teaching and know how rewarding a profession it can be.
Depending on your experience, we have a range of teacher training courses designed for new or experienced teachers and lecturers, which help you to develop the skills to lead and inspire in education.
Teaching offers fantastic career prospects, and our education and training courses are a great place to start or further develop your skills in the profession.
Our teacher training courses
The School of Teacher Education offers progression routes from Level 2 to Level 5 and some postgraduate qualifications.
Our teacher training courses include:
Supporting Adults and Young People in Essential Skills
Supporting Teaching and Learning
Assessing Vocational Achievements
English Literacy and Numeracy
Education and Training
Postgraduate Certificate in Education
Specialist Diplomas in English, Literacy, ESOL and Teaching Disabled Learners
Access to Higher Education: Teaching
How much do teachers earn?
Once you’ve completed one of our Teacher Education courses or apprenticeships, you could be on the path to a career in professions such as:
Teaching Assistant: Hourly Pay £9.43, Weekly Pay £330, Annual Pay £17,160
Learning Mentor/Assistants: Hourly Pay £9,44, Weekly Pay £340, Annual Pay £17,680
Library Assistant: Hourly Pay £10.86, Weekly Pay £380, Annual Pay £19,760
Primary School Teacher: Hourly Pay £20.01, Weekly Pay £690, Annual Pay £35,880
Secondary School Teacher: Hourly Pay £22.73, Weekly Pay £750, Annual Pay £39,000
FE Lecturer: Hourly Pay £19.46, Weekly Pay £720, Annual Pay £37,440
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Level 5 or higher
- Cambridge Certificate in English Language Teaching (CELTA) Level 5
- Diploma in Education and Training
- Diploma in Education and Training Professional Graudate Certificate in Education and Training
- Level 5 Specialist Diploma in Teaching Disabled Learners
- Postgraduate Certification in Education: Post Compulsory Education and Training
- Specialist Diploma in Teaching English: Literacy and ESOL Level 5
What are the levels?
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