Initial Teacher Training Programmes
Further Education Teachers with Qualified Teacher Learning and Skills (QTLS) status are now recognised as qualified to teach in schools.
This will allow them to be appointed to permanent posts in State Maintained Schools in England or Wales and they will be paid on the Qualified Teachers’ Pay Scale.
The Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training is designed for those already in a full teaching role or intending to enter the profession so they can achieve Qualified Teacher Status (QTS).
The qualification is appropriate for teachers, tutors, and trainers who may be working within a School, Academy, Sixth Form College or in the Independent Sector/Free Schools or an FE College, Adult & Community Learning Centre, Learning Provider and for those delivering work based training e.g. within voluntary, community & private & public organisations.