How to Apply
The process to apply to High Force Education is set out below. Please note we are a Safer Recruitment provider.
The course offered by High Force Education is in line with the Level 7 Masters degree standard
The entry requirements are:
– Minimum of a 2.2 honours degree from a UK University or a recognised equivalent qualification.
– GCSE English language, maths and science- Grade C, Level 4 or above.
– Minimum 2 ‘A’ Levels or equivalent
If your qualifications are not UK awarded you will need a NARIC statement of comparability to show that they are equivalent to the entry requirements listed.
Prior experience in a school is not required. However, where candidates have been able to gain experience in schools, this might be helpful to understand the role of a teacher and will help you at interview. Please note, your application would not be rejected because you have not gained school experience
As a Safer Recruitment provider, our robust safeguarding practices are in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education (2019). Please note you will be asked to bring 2 forms of ID with you, one of which must be photographic. If you do not have the required ID then the interview cannot take place.
Successful applicants are required to undertake the enhanced Disclosure and Barring check, and complete a medical health questionnaire which may be subject to an occupational health referral. This will be arranged by High Force Education. Any offer of a place on the course is conditional to meeting the entry requirements.
How to Apply
All applications are made through UCAS (see below) using the following course codes:
Provider Led – X100
Durham School Direct (Prince Bishops Community Primary) – 28GN
Federation of Abbey Schools Direct) – 2N4C
Swaledale Alliance (School Direct) – 2N4B Click here for the UCAS homepage: https://www.ucas.com/postgraduate/teacher-training/ucas-teacher-training-apply-and-track
Further information about our programme can be found using the DfE search service: https://www.gov.uk/find-postgraduate-teacher-training-courses
Stage 1: Your application will be shortlisted against set criteria and checked to see if it meets the entry requirements.
Stage 2: If successful at Stage 1, you will be invited to attend an interview and assessment morning. You will be required to complete the following:
- Observed whilst reading a story to KS1 children
- Group Task
- Complete an English audit
- Formal Interview
Conditional offers will usually be made within 1 working day from the date of interview and often sooner than this. Offers will be confirmed via UCAS
High Force Education is committed to equality of opportunity for all and does not discriminate on the grounds of race, gender, sexual orientation, age disability, religion or socio-economic circumstances. Those applicants with a BME (Black Minority Ethnic) background may wish to contact MERIT, an organisation that supports BME teachers into teaching. Please contact Sheba Joseph at [email protected]