Chatham Grammar welcomes enquiries from anyone looking to get into teaching. There are many different routes and providers offering teacher training courses so if you are interested in training with us at Chatham Grammar, in the first instance then please contact us by email at JulietJolley@universityofkentacademiestrust.org.uk or on 01634 852341. We can then talk you through the different options and opportunities based on live availability and put you in touch with the right provider for your application. We are also happy to arrange visit days for you to come in and see the school in action before submitting your application.
Routes into teaching
If you are applying for teacher training in a subject where we have a current vacancy, you could earn a salary while you train on a School Direct (salaried) programme. Salaries can vary depending on your chosen subject. Click here for more information.
Contact JulietJolley@universityofkentacademiestrust.org.uk for live availability of places and further information.
Non-salaried School Direct training places
Potential availability in all subjects, contact JulietJolley@universityofkentacademiestrust.org.uk for live availability and further information.
Bursaries available. Click here for more information.
Medway Valley Training Partnership
Chatham Grammar School for Girls is a strategic partner in the Medway Valley Training Partnership which works as part of Kent and Medway Training (KMT) to provide outstanding school led teacher training. KMT manage, accredit and oversee the School Direct courses, not just for us but for over 40 schools throughout the region. All courses are available as either Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or with a full Post Graduate Certificate of Education (PGCE) top-up course which is led and validated by the University of Leeds Beckett.
Chatham Grammar is a strategic partner of e-Qualitas who work with schools nationally to recruit both salaried and un-salaried trainees across a range of subject areas.
How to apply
For more information about the eligibility requirements for teach training please click on the link Eligibility for teacher training
Once you have made contact with JulietJolley@universityofkentacademiestrust.org.uk regarding the right route and choices of provider for you, follow this link for support with How to apply.