Train to Teach

Train to teach

The Faculty of Education is recognised as a centre of excellence for teacher education and development and is actively helping to shape education practice regionally and nationally, through its research and teaching. Our initial teacher education (ITE) programmes are considered to be among the best in the country. We have a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate routes into teaching available leading to qualified teacher status (QTS), qualified teacher learning and skills status (QTLS) and early years teacher status (EYTS).

Undergraduate EARLY YEARS initial teacher training 

Discover our specialist course designed for those seeking to work with children from birth to five years old.

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Undergraduate Primary Initial Teacher Education

Our undergraduate programmes offer the opportunity to to gain an honours degree and the recommendation for QTS.

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Undergraduate Secondary Initial Teacher Education

Our undergraduate programmes offer the opportunity to gain an honours degree and the recommendation for QTS.

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Postgraduate Primary Initial Teacher Education

University Postgraduate courses for those wishing to teach in the primary age groups and 7-14.

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Postgraduate Secondary Initial Teacher Education

University postgraduate courses for those wishing to teach in the Secondary and 14-19 age groups.

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Post Compulsory Education

University and employment based courses for those interested in teaching in the lifelong learning sector.

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School Direct (Primary, Secondary)

This postgraduate route into teaching is led by schools, working in close collaboration with the University to offer teacher training courses in the primary and secondary age groups.

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Teach First

High-calibre postgraduates are placed in 'national challenge' schools to provide the educationally-disadvantaged with inspirational teaching.

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PGCE Early Childhood Education with Early Years Teacher Status 

This route into teaching is an ideal course if you wish to pursue specialisation and
expertise as a teacher with children from birth to five years.

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Subject Knowledge Enhancement (SKE) courses

Boost your subject knowledge to prepare for your future training or gain confidence in another subject area.

Apply now for the free SKE course

Contact us

Please contact the Admissions Education Team, please use the following details below to get in touch with us:

Undergraduate queries
01227 922900

PGCE Primary
PGCE Early Years
01227 922491

PGCE Modular
01227 922420

PGCE 7-14
PGCE Secondary
PGCE 14-19
PGCE Post Compulsory
01227 921640

School Direct
01227 922846

Alternatively you may e-mail us at:

admissions.education@canterbury.ac.uk

We will respond to your query as quickly as possible.

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Last edited: 05/12/2017 07:42:00