Selection Process

At KMT Teacher Training we use a variety of sources of evidence to support us in the selection of trainees.

Throughout the whole selection process we will be looking for evidence of the following

  • Enthusiasm for your subject and for the idea of enabling children to learn and make progress
  • Strong resilience and awareness of the demands of the profession
  • A genuine interest in young people and how they learn best
  • Some ideas about what makes an effective teacher and a less effective one
  • An ability to reflect on experience
  • An ability to accept and act upon advice
  • An ability to reflect on experiences of working with young people in schools or other contexts
  • An ability to communicate with young people and engage children

Important notes for holders of non-UK qualifications

Applicants who hold a non-UK degree and/or GCSE equivalent need to obtain verification of their qualifications’ equivalence before they apply by contacting UK NARIC.

Telephone: 0871 3307033 – Website: www.naric.org.uk

Subject relevant experience may be taken into account where the degree does not meet this requirement.