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Teaching

Are you keen to get back in the classroom and start making a difference? If you are a real people person and want a rewarding career, our teaching courses could be for you. Many of our courses can be studied full-time or part-time to fit around your lifestyle and current commitments.


You will be based at our Newcastle School of Education (NSE) which has an excellent reputation for teacher training and professional development. It is one of only ten Centres for Excellence in Teacher Training in the UK. So you know you will be in safe hands.

You will be taught by experienced tutors who have many years' experience working in the education sector as teachers and education professionals.

A range of teaching specialisms are available, such as Numeracy and Maths and Special Educational Needs, as well as CELTA and DELTA qualifications so you can teach English as a Foreign Language.

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What can I study?

FdA English, Literacy and Language

This part-time Foundation Degree in English, Literacy and Language is unique in that it offers a dual specialism, the opportunity for you to become qualified to teach.

Length: 2 years
Study: Part-Time
Start date: 13th September 2021

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FdA Learning Difficulties and Disabilities

This Foundation Degree in Learning Difficulties and Disabilities allows you to specialise in teaching individuals with specialist educational needs and disabilities and learning difficulties.

Length: 2 years
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 13th September 2021
Location: Rye Hill Campus

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FdA Maths and Numeracy

This Foundation Degree in Maths and Numeracy is ideal if you are looking to move into a career in teaching with a maths/numeracy specialism.

Length: 2 years
Study: Part-Time
Start date: 13th September 2021
Location: Rye Hill Campus

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PGCE English, Literacy and ESOL

English Literacy and Language is perfect if you hold a degree in English or a related subject and are looking to become qualified to teach people who speak English as a second language or who want to improve their literacy skills.

Length: 1 year
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 13th September 2021
Location: Rye Hill Campus

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PGCE Learning Difficulties and Disabilities

This PGCE in Learning Learning Difficulties and Disabilities course will allow you to build on knowledge from your degree level study and develop specialist skills and knowledge in Teaching.

Length: 1 year
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 13th September 2021
Location: Rye Hill Campus

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PGCE Maths and Numeracy

Are you looking to begin a career in teaching with a maths/numeracy specialism? If so, this PGCE in Maths and Numeracy will get you to where you want to to be.

Length: 1 year
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 13th September 2021
Location: Rye Hill Campus

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PGCE Young People and Adults

This full-time PGCE Young People and Adults course is perfect if you have a degree and would to teach a specialist vocational subject area in the 14+ sector.

Length: 1 year
Study: Full-Time
Start date: 13th September 2021
Location: Rye Hill Campus

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What can I do with a Teaching qualification?

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  • Ensures physical comfort of residents or passengers and makes special arrangements for children, the elderly and the infirm if required.
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  • Determines financial, staffing, material and other short- and long-term needs.
  • Advises on currency and passport/visa regulations and any necessary health precautions needed.
  • Makes and confirms travel and accommodation bookings, arranges group holidays, tours and individual itineraries.
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  • Ensures that Health and Safety and other statutory regulations are met.
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  • Plans work schedules, assigns tasks, and co-ordinates the activities of designers, crafts persons, technical staff, caterers and other events staff.
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  • Develops proposal for the event, and presents proposal to client.
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  • Advises on issues of currency, passports, visa requirements, insurance, car hire, vaccinations and other health precautions.
  • Informs client of any changes in travel arrangements.
  • Handles cash, debit and credit card payment.
  • Consults travel time-tables, books travel tickets and accommodation.
  • Establishes availability with tour operators and makes bookings.
  • Discusses client requirements and shows brochures containing suitable packages.

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  • Directs and instructs passengers in the event of an emergency, ensures safety procedures are followed.
  • Makes announcements on behalf of the pilot, demonstrates the use of emergency equipment and checks that safety belts are fastened.
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  • Inspects and issues tickets on trains, deals with passenger enquiries, and takes charge of goods being transported on train.
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  • Attends to the safety, welfare and comfort of passengers on trains and manages train crew.
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  • Completes way-bill at scheduled points on route and balances cash taken with tickets issued.
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  • Responds to enquiries and complaints, books excursions and other entertainment and provides other assistance and advice to holidaymakers.
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  • Receives passengers, checks tickets and guides them to their seats, makes announcements regarding travel arrangements and places of interest, and deals with passengers.
  • Observes regulations concerning the carrying capacity of vehicles and controls the boarding of passengers accordingly.

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  • Ensures custody of all cash receipts and organises regular stock checks.
  • Recruits, supervises and trains staff.
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  • Determines staffing, financial, material and other short- and long-term requirements.
  • Checks that supplies are properly used and accounted for to prevent wastage and loss and to keep within budget limit.
  • Plans and arranges food preparation in collaboration with other staff and organises the provision of waiting or counter staff.
  • Verifies that quality of food, beverages and waiting service is as required, that kitchen and dining areas are kept clean and appropriate hygiene standards are maintained in compliance with statutory requirements.
  • Purchases or directs the purchasing of supplies and arranges for preparation of accounts.
  • Discusses customer.
  • Decides on range and quality of meals and beverages to be provided.
  • Plans catering services and directs staff.

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  • Maintains records regarding the movement and location of freight, containers and staff.
  • Obtains customs clearance and processes import and export documentation necessary for the movement of goods between countries.
  • Monitors tachograph readings and maintains records of hours worked and distance travelled by drivers.
  • Formulates delivery loads, vehicle schedules and routes to be followed by delivery staff.
  • Processes customer orders and forwards requisition documentation to storage and distribution personnel.

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