November 1, 2022
Job Type
Short Summary
We are open to applications from any subject area and welcome applications from graduates aspiring to a career in teaching.
Starting Salary - £29,500 rising to £32,754 in year two
Working Pattern
Full Time • Permanent
Closing Date
December 07, 2022


Graduate Teaching Apprenticeship Opportunity

Train to Teach at Haberdashers’ Elstree Schools

From September 2023 

An exciting opportunity exists for an enthusiastic graduate to join our senior school as an apprentice trainee teacher. Habs Elstree Schools (Habs Boys and Habs Girls) are seeking to appoint a graduate to join their teacher training programme.

We are open to applications from any subject area and welcome applications from graduates aspiring to a career in teaching. You may currently be an undergraduate or thinking about a career change. As a highly qualified graduate, passionate and knowledgeable about your subject area, you will show an aptitude for enthusing young people about learning. Our training programme will support your aspiration to train to teach in a stimulating environment with access to superb facilities and professional expertise.

Our three-year programme provides high quality, salaried training leading to QTS and a PGCE recognised across both the independent and maintained sectors, as well internationally. The programme includes in-school, immersive, and supportive experience for individuals who are aspirational, passionate about their subject and who are eager to explore teaching as a profession and career path.

To be eligible for the programme you will be a graduate of a UK university at 2:1 or above, and hold a grade B in GCSE English and Maths, or equivalent, and have the right to work in the UK without the need for sponsorship for the duration of the course.

Benefits included:

  • Generous contribution to personal professional development.
  • Membership of the Teachers Pension Scheme (TPS).
  • Group Life Assurance (4 x salary).
  • Free lunches, other meals and refreshments on site.
  • Parking on the school campus.
  • Subsidised accommodation (subject to availability).
  • Free coach travel on the service provided by the school (subject to availability).
  • Free access to school gym facilities and swimming pool.
  • Tax free bicycles for work through the Cycle to Work Scheme.
  • Employee Assistance Programme.
  • Personal Accident Insurance.

We will be hosting a taster day on Monday 1 December, which will provide you the opportunity to learn more about the programme, to express your interest in attending please email

Applications should be submitted by visiting our website and applying directly.

Closing dates: 8am, Wednesday 7 December 2022

Interviews are scheduled to take place on 19 January 2023

Haberdashers’ Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service enhanced check. The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the School is therefore permitted to ask job applicants to declare all convictions and cautions (including those which are "spent" unless they are "protected" under the DBS filtering rules) in order to assess their suitability to work with children.

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