Initial Teacher Training

Reading School  is part of the Berkshire Teaching School Alliance for School Direct places for September 2016. We are an outstanding school and also demonstrate excellent practice in Initial Teacher Training and Continuing Professional Development. We have many years of experience with teacher training and work closely with Reading University, and other University providers, to support new teachers with their careers. A substantial number of staff are experienced mentors and we are committed to working with, and supporting, new teachers.

Vacancies for School Direct applications at Reading School: Computer Science, Maths, Chemistry and Physics are listed below. Please see the UCAS website for full details.

  • Physics - 2 Places Non-salaried PGCE (with QTS)
  • Maths - 2 Places Non-salaried PGCE (with QTS)  
  • Computer Science - 2 Places Non-salaried PGCE (with QTS)
  • Chemistry -  2 Places Non-salaried PGCE (with QTS)


What are we looking for?  Enthusiastic high quality graduates with an upper second or first class degree in the relevant subject as well as good qualifications at GCSE and A-Level. A Subject Knowledge Enhancement course may be available for successful candidates.

Thank you for your interest in Reading School.