Maths or Physics Internship – Job Description Overall Responsibilities: To gain experience working in a teaching environment within a school. To develop knowledge, skills and understanding which will support an application into initial teacher training, leading to a career in teaching. Main Duties include: Observing and supporting teachers during lessons Leading 1:1 tuition and small group work with students Carrying out a research project. Attending relevant in house training Completing a reflective log Presentation of learning to Partnership Headteachers, senior leaders and peers Physics interns will also carry out laboratory work, including supporting science, technicians Support of extra-curricular trips, visits and enhancements as appropriate Internship Dates and Times: Induction… Read More

Teacher Talent Pipeline

Over the past year the CTTC has been working with staff from the University of Essex and the Gilberd School to develop a Teacher Talent Pipeline, which will enable Year 1 and Year 2 undergraduates who are interested in a career in teaching to gain valuable experience in a range of our partner schools. The pilot was launched on 26th April with an Insight into Teaching Day organised by staff at the Gilberd School. The day was attended by 13 year 1 undergraduates from the Mathematics, Biological Sciences and Psychology departments. Those students who opt to complete the programme will go on to gain at least 50 hours school experience… Read More