Interested in Teaching through School Direct?

Join us for our
‘School Direct Taster Day’
School Direct – A New Pathway into Teaching (Primary)

The School Direct pathway will allow you to work alongside outstanding practitioners from our Catholic Primary Schools. Placements are available at various Catholic primary schools within our partnership. Our accredited provider will be Carmel College.
If you are interested in School Direct within the Cardinal Hume partnership, recruitment begins on 18th October 2016 for training placements which start in September 2017.
The application process is through the UCAS Teacher Training system. For further information please visit the UCAS website:
www.ucas.com/how-it-all-works/teacher-training

School Direct – A New Pathway into Teaching (Secondary)

The School Direct pathway will allow you to work alongside outstanding practitioners from Cardinal Hume Catholic School and our other partner schools including, St Robert of Newminster RC School and Sixth Form College, St Benet Biscop Catholic Academy and Cramlington. Our accredited providers will be Carmel College, Newcastle University and Sacred Heart.
If you are interested in School Direct within the Cardinal Hume partnership, recruitment begins on 18th October 2016 for training placements which start in September 2017.
The application process is through the UCAS Teacher Training system. For further information please visit the UCAS website:
www.ucas.com/how-it-all-works/teacher-training

Entry Criteria

GCSE
All entrants will have attained a minimum grade C in GCSE English, Mathematics and Science where applicable (or equivalent examinations).

Degree
Degree Minimum 2:2
Entrants must hold a degree from a United Kingdom university (or Higher Education Institution), or a degree from the CNAA, or a recognised equivalent qualification. For entrants with degrees from overseas, please contact NARIC (National Academic Recognition Information Centre) on 0871 330 7033 to obtain written confirmation of equivalency. We will be looking for a second class Honours Degree as the minimum requirement. A 2:1 or better is preferred in all cases however a 2:2 will be accepted with recent relevant experience. Preferably, your degree should be specific to the subject you are applying for.

What we offer:
The aim of the day is to give potential School Direct applicants an opportunity to:
  • Find out further information regarding the School Direct route into teaching and placement vacancies;
  • Gain experience in the classroom and watch lessons in an outstanding school;
  • Strengthen their application;
  • Prepare for potential interviews;
  • Talk to teachers about day-to-day school life

To book a place or for further information, please contact Carolyn Adams: email – cas@cardinalhume.com or fill out the form below.

Places are limited – book now to avoid disappointment.
If you are interested in School Direct within the Cardinal Hume partnership, we are recruiting from 18th October 2016 for training placements which start in September 2017.