Routes into Teaching Offered by MC & GM TT Consortium, in Partnership With Schools

CANDIDATE GUIDANCE 2020/2021 PROGRAMME

Note: This guidance is for candidates considering applying to schools working in partnership with the Merseyside, Cheshire and Greater Manchester Teacher Training Consortium. Other providers may have different requirements.

MC & GM TT Consortium offers the following 3 routes to Qualified Teacher Status (QTS), in partnership with schools:

    1. School Direct (Salaried) – Open Recruitment
      The Merseyside, Cheshire and Greater Manchester Teacher Training Consortium is not offering this programme for the academic year 2020-2021, but intends to do so for the academic year 2021-2022.The Merseyside, Cheshire and Greater Manchester Teacher Training Consortium will manage the recruitment and selection process itself.

      Candidates should have secured a school that is willing to employ them as an Unqualified Teacher, and the school is willing to work in partnership with a consortium of schools.

      Application Guidelines for the School Direct (Salaried) route can be found here.

      2.School/Self-funded Employed
      The Merseyside, Cheshire and Greater Manchester Teacher Training Consortium also accept applications from candidates who have secured a school who will employ them for the duration of their training, and either the school or the trainee will pay the training fee.These are not funded by the Government and consequently the number of places is not restricted.
      Candidates will still need to go through our selection process to confirm their place.

      Application Guidelines for the School/Self-funded Employed route can be found here.

  1. 3.Assessment Only
    This route is for unqualified teachers with, at least two years teaching experience and taught in two different schools, meeting the requirements for QTS before application.

    Application Guidelines for the Assessment Only route can be found here.

For further progress reports, please monitor this web site, or register your interest by e-mailing admin@teachertrainingconsortium.org.uk

Note: This guidance is for candidates considering applying to schools working in partnership with the Merseyside, Cheshire and Greater Manchester Teacher Training Consortium. Other providers may have different requirements.