English PGCE
(11 – 16)

WHY CHOOSE ENGLISH?

English is a highly creative, stimulating and diverse subject to teach. Are you a dynamic individual who enjoys reading, watching plays and films and want to share your enthusiasm to benefit pupils’ learning? Are you keen to debate the bigger questions of life, develop your pupils’ written skills and foster excellent communication? We are looking for applicants for our English PGCE course who are inspirational, well-organised, hard-working and keen to utilise creative approaches to teaching within their classrooms.

WHAT WILL YOU LEARN IN YOUR
CENTRE-BASED TRAINING?

English PGCE Trainees will learn the essential ideas, theories and tools of English and how to impart these to their pupils. You will gain skills and knowledge regarding planning and sequencing lessons; understand different syllabuses and use of varied assessment techniques. You will develop a range of pedagogical approaches enabling you to become a reflective and effective teacher.

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