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Trainee Teacher Starting September 2022

United Teaching is the initial teacher training scheme for United Learning, a national group of over 80 schools across England. With us, you can achieve your PGCE and QTS with extensive support from professional mentors, tutors and subject specialists. At United Teaching, we don’t just train you to teach – we invest in your potential as a future educational leader, supporting you every step of the way.

National salaried and bursary options available, closes 30th June 2022

Apply today, and discover how you can make a difference.

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Teacher Training

With United Teaching, as well as gaining QTS, you will receive the skills and qualifications to begin your career as a teacher within United Learning. We will support you with subject specialists and dedicated mentors from over 70 of our schools nationwide.

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Work With Us

Irlam and Cadishead Academy, a £26 million state-of-the-art secondary school, offers an environment where students have a genuine enjoyment of school and their learning.

We have a relentless drive and determination to ensure the best possible education for students in our care and that all students Aspire, Work Hard and Achieve.

Our passion for learning and high expectations, drive a culture of aspiration and ambition throughout the school. With our broad curriculum, we offer students the opportunity to perform to the best of their ability and support them to become caring and confident citizens of tomorrow.

  • Supportive network of over 7,000 colleagues across the country. 
  • Comprehensive wellbeing programme with extra meeting-free INSET days. 
  • Shared curriculum and expert advice. 
  • Bespoke career pathways for every member of staff.
  • Remuneration packages and perks. 
  • In-house educational and business support.

United Learning

By joining Irlam & Cadishead Academy you will also become part of United Learning - a unique group of independent and state schools working together to bring out the best in everyone. Our vision is to provide excellent education, which prepares young people to progress in learning and to make a success of their lives. United Learning focuses sharply on the evidence of what makes it more likely that young people will progress and succeed, apply that to classroom practice, allowing schools to continue to learn and develop. It is a priority to provide teachers with excellent professional support and development, so that every child receives an excellent experience.

The approach is underpinned by a sense of moral purpose and commitment to doing what is right for children and young people, supporting colleagues to achieve excellence and acting with integrity in all our dealings within and beyond the organisation, in the interests of young people everywhere.

The development programmes offer access to tailor-made training no matter your career stage, alongside unrivalled opportunities for your career development across both the maintained and independent sectors. The Performance and Development Reviews (PDR) encompass personal aspiration, impact on pupil achievement and identification of continuous professional development and training that is right for you and your future. For more information please visit our dedicated careers site.


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