In order to be eligible for our Secondary course, you need:
English and Maths GCSEs at Level 4 or above* (or equivalent qualifications)
A UK first degree from UK Higher Education Institution* (or equivalent NARIC recognized qualification) at 2.2 classification or above. Your degree should ideally be relevant to your chosen subject. However, there are Enhancement courses available for some subjects, so this is not always necessary.
To have passed the Numeracy and Literacy Skills Tests by the time you commence your course
Knowledge of the National Curriculum in your chosen subject
The ability to communicate clearly, fluently, and accurately in spoken and written Standard English
*NB You will be required to produce your certificates if you are invited to interview
It is not a requirement that you have school experience. However, we do recommend that you gain some where possible. There are benefits of this for your confidence and your understanding of the modern classroom.
At Manchester Nexus SCITT we hold Teacher Taster Days which are one-day events to help you gain experience in a school and learn more about what we do. Please see our events page to learn more.