Following their most recent OFSTED inspection in November , our post-compulsory programmes were deemed outstanding and given a Grade 1 the highest possible grade. I sought especially to find new ways of presenting familiar ideas, to ensure that my class gained as much as they could from the summer school. Although the degree that I am taking, Psychology, is not a National Curriculum subject it is heavily based upon scientific analysis. My experience has led me to look further into the education and lifestyle of children with special needs and I have used this in-depth research to enhance my understanding and experience at Grange Park. The personal statement of your teaching application is by far the most important part of it. I feel that the study of psychology is very relevant to teaching, for example, I have learnt that information is better committed to memory particularly in young children when visual and tactile aides are used, particularly if used in novel ways. Careers and Employability Service.
Times are adhered to rigidly in order to provide routine for the pupils This did lead to a pressured working environment and provided experience of working under pressure as it was essential to provide all relevant teaching points in a small amount of time. My third experience was provided by Barnstaple College when I worked as an assistant teacher in music lessons at Key Lane Secondary School. Explain the skills you gained serving customers, working in a busy team, being tactful when handling complaints etc. Keep the work experience section factual and use the personal statement to amplify, reflect and interpret how this work experience is relevant to teaching. I used a lot of imagination to maximise motivation, using original games, so that although we were working it would appear more like fun.
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EXAMPLE PERSONAL STATEMENTS FOR TEACHER TRAINING APPLICATIONS
For example, one child never took part in his physical education sessions at school but I managed to get him joining in the assessed event. I appreciated studying a wide range of texts, analysing statwment and context. They will give you ideas of how to write your own, and might be useful examples for any job or postgraduate study application where a personal statement is required.
International students Country-specific information, including details of when UCL representatives are visiting your part of the world, can be obtained from the International Students website. You should have a good honours degree and demonstrate competence regarding communication, literacy and numeracy. Those applying for scholarship funding particularly overseas applicants should take note of application deadlines. My own preferred sport is Dance and I have learnt how to discipline myself within this sport and other aspects of my life.
If I were given the opportunity I would be keen to participate in ways that would allow me to utilise some of my abilities e. I have also worked with much younger children in summer courses at respected international pre-schools. I also travel a fair distance to University so I have had to atatement determined and hard working. You are also required to read widely and to carry out written assignments in your own time.
I would hope to give my students a sense compulsoru the background and history from which the literature was produced and lead them to an understanding and appreciation of the English language.
Entry requirements You should have a good honours degree and demonstrate competence regarding communication, literacy and numeracy. Country-specific information, including details of when UCL representatives are visiting your part of the world, can be obtained from the International Students website. Offers of a place are made after an interview and in order to be selected for interview you should meet the entry requirements mentioned.
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With my responsive thinking, patience and sensitivity, strong self motivation and enthusiasm I want to pass on all that I have learnt to others and I believe this age group to be the one that I want to inspire and encourage. I am looking forward to gaining my degree edcation starting on my journey to become a P.
Applying for jobs Interview tips Open days and events. Job sttement Apprenticeships Working abroad Gap year Self-employment. It is a career which has always interested me since my personal involvement as a pupil at school.
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My motivation for teaching comes from personal experience of wanting to make a difference. I believe I have the drive and enthusiasm as statemeent teacher to make learning fun and to foster a discovering of self potential because of my subject knowledge, experience and wide background as well as the ability to relate to people in the 11 — 18 age group.
During my time at university, class discussion and open forum have proved useful when preparing my own written work and analysing that of others. I have recently completed a placement at Grange Park which is a specialist autism school which I enjoyed very much. Both were approachable and friendly and their honesty encouraged a sense of openness in the classroom.
Perwonal would also like to teach because doing so would give me the flexibility of being able to spend time during the school holidays with my own compulsroy while they are still young.
Although the degree that I am taking, Psychology, is not a National Curriculum subject it is heavily based upon scientific analysis.
More personal statement examples can be found at www. Having met them, they knew who I was and what I was trying to do, and they had more respect for me throughout the event.
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Placement All students on this programme will undertake a teaching practice placement and your development as a teacher will be assessed as part of the course. I am applying to do teacher training as I feel that my experiences of assistant teaching have been both personally satisfying and beneficial to the children I worked with.
The intensive nature of the course encourages meaningful relationships to develop and all the teachers were actively involved in personal and pastoral care.
Applications Students are advised to apply as early as possible due to competition for places.