Secondary Teaching Taster courses at Keele

Posted on 24 January 2012

Secondary Teaching Taster courses at Keele (3 days): 12th - 14th March 2012

Three-day Secondary Teaching Taster Courses are available at Keele University.

The courses are designed for  people who are considering teaching as a possible career and/or are close to making a decision to apply for Initial Teacher Education - whether for a PGCE at a University/College of Higher Education/SCITT or through the Graduate Teacher Programme (Employment-based route), offered by a Designated Recommending Body.

The Courses are intended to enable participants to made an appropriately informed decision as to whether teaching is, or is not, a career that they wish to pursue.

The Structure of Course -

    Day One Keele-based
    Day Two Placement in a Keele Partnership School
    Day Three Keele-based

The courses are predominantly for Secondary Postgraduate Teaching in Shortage/Priority subjects.  Information and Communication Technology, Mathematics, Modern Foreign Languages and Science – We will also consider applications in the other subjects that we offer at Keele.  These are English, Geography, History and Social Science including (Psychology)

In addition, the Courses are intended to encourage participants from Minority Ethnic and other under-represented groups and applications are particularly welcomed.
There is a cost of £25.00 per applicant.

For further information and dates of forthcoming Taster Courses, please contact:

Tracy Di-Piazza
PGCE Office
School of Public Policy And Professional Practice
Chancellors Building


Tel: 01782 734064