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, Geography, 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.
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