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Assessment Only route leading to Qualified Teacher Status: Entry requirements

What you need to apply for this course

  • Normally a minimum 2:2 UK honours degree or equivalent (NARIC to be provided for overseas qualification). For secondary, your degree must be at least 50% in the subject you wish to teach.
  • GCSE English and Mathematics (plus Science for primary) at grade C or above or equivalence (equivalency tests may be considered from recognised institutions).
  • Professional skills tests in numeracy and literacy – find out more about registration and booking details from the Department of Education website.
  • Extensive teaching experience in two or more schools (the applicant must currently be employed at a school) across two consecutive age ranges within the primary or secondary phase:
    • 3 – 7
    • 5 – 11
    • 11 – 16
    • 16 – 18
  • Teaching observed by current school must be judged at either "good" or "outstanding".
  • Satisfactory Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) enhanced disclosure and medical checks undertaken by the school.

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