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Lincoln Award Teacher Training

St George's Academy Teacher TrainingLincolnshire Teaching School Alliance Teacher Training

The Careers and Employability team run the Lincoln Award Teacher Training scheme. There are 2 cohorts throughout the year.  One of the schemes is in partnership with the Lincolnshire Teaching School Alliance and another is with the St George’s Academy SCITT Partnership.

We are currently recruiting for both schemes.  Applications for both cohorts are for Primary and Secondary teaching in a variety of disciplines.

This is a unique opportunity for students interested in pursuing a career as a teacher to undertake a 2 week internship.  This can be in either a Primary or a Secondary school and is combined with in-house exclusive training.  This bespoke Lincoln Award will allow you to undertake the training and school experience whilst engaging with the Careers & Employability Team for additional support.  It will offer you a real opportunity to add something distinct to your CV, to set you aside from the competition, to get a flavour of the role of a teacher, whilst also offering you the chance to impress a potential employer.

Here are some key facts about the different schemes to consider before submitting your application/s.  You can apply to both schemes.

*This opportunity is open to students currently in their 2nd or 3rd year of study.  It is also open to Postgraduate students.

Key Dates

LTSA St George’s Academy
6th February 2019 – Interviews 5th February 2019 – Interviews
25th February 2019 – Induction 26th February 2019 – Induction
17th – 28th June – 2 Week Internship 17th – 28th June 2019 – 2 week Internship
12 places available for Primary route

12 places available for Secondary route

10 places available across Primary and Secondary routes

Thinking of a career in teaching?  Then this is an opportunity not to be missed!

The 2 week internship will include:-

  • observing lessons and reflective learning
  • Planning and delivering part of a lesson
  • Preparing a resource
  • Writing an evaluation of a lesson/lesson input

The training will include:-

  • Induction including Safeguarding Training
  • Support and advice for making Teacher Training applications

How To Apply

Register your interest in the scheme by E:

You will then be sent an application form and asked to submit this:-

Closing date for application forms:  Friday 25th January 2019 

You will be informed of the shortlisting decision by Thursday 31st January 2019 and if successful, invited to book an interview for either 5th or 6th February (or in some cases both).  The interviews will take place on campus.

Please come into the Careers Centre if you would like any further information.