To apply for the programme you need:
- A 2:2 or above at degree level from a UK Higher Education Institution, or an equivalent qualification.
- At least a C in English and Mathematics GCSE, although if you wish to teach primary you will also require a C in Science.
Scroll along the timeline below to find out more about the process:
Apply via UCAS
Your referees complete their reference
UCAS sends your form to Shireland Teacher Training
Interview at host school
Frequently asked questions
Unfortunately not, we can only take trainees who are ready to start in the September of the academic year for which they have applied.
Depending on the university that you wish to train with the start date may differ:
The University of Warwick has several days of induction during the last week of August.
Newman University has its induction in July.
No, all places are full time for 1 year.
Yes, if you are not successful it may be that gaining further experience will help you submit a successful application in the future.