Would you like to start a rewarding career teaching young people and adults? Or are you already teaching, but looking for a recognised qualification? In addition to this formal requirement, evidence from past years shows that completion of the course enhances the career and employment potential of course members. Whether you are a new or an experienced teacher, this part-time course helps you to develop your career in post-compulsory education. It gives you the skills, knowledge and qualification to begin or continue teaching in further education, adult and community education, prisons or work-based learning contexts The course is suitable for those who aspire to be, or who are college lecturers, adult and community education providers, military and public service trainers, training officers and others who have a teaching or training role. This course is not intended for those wishing to teach in Primary or Secondary schools.
How to apply
To apply for this course you will be taken to the provider's website, where you can find out more information and make an application.
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
A minimum Level 3 qualification relevant to the subject specialism you wish to teach. Vocational tutors should have significant experience (at least five years in the field). Enhanced DBS check. Evidence of literacy and numeracy skills at Level 2 or above. You must have a minimum of 100 hours teaching practice over the duration of the course, and you must complete 40 hours of observing experienced practitioners. When you arrange your own teaching practice, your teaching must take place in an approved environment (e.g. FE, adult education, voluntary sector or publicly funded training provider) and references from your employer will be requested. All places are subject to satisfactory interview.
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Additional entry requirements
Important Entry Requirement & Application Update College is still accepting online applications for courses starting in September 2020. Interviews: Interviews are cancelled to help to limit social contact during this time. Instead, you will be invited to a college welcome event to meet the tutors before the start of the course. If you do not meet the entry criteria you will have the opportunity to discuss an alternative programme during this event.
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Fees and funding
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