I have recently applied for Primary Education with QTS. I received an email saying "Part of the entry requirements for our BEd (Hons) Primary Education and BEd (Hons) Early Primary courses state that you must have a minimum of two weeks/60 hours recent work experience in a UK mainstream primary school, (not special school) spread over Key Stages 1 and 2. This experience should ideally already be in place at time of submission of application. Some of this experience must have taken place in or after September 2011.
Your application will not be considered further until this information has been provided in full."
So far I've only got key stage 1 experience in year 1 and 2 which I started in September. Does it matter a lot if you haven't got experience in key stage 2? I have secured a placement in key stage 2 at my little brothers school. I was just wondering it is necessary to have experience in key stage 1 and 2? (Sorry about long post, just panicking) haha.
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- Thread Starter
- 17-01-2015 18:11
- 18-01-2015 20:34
They sound picky! What uni is that? I've applied for the same course at a few unis and they've all just said 2 weeks relevant experience in ks1 or ks2! I would say as long as you tell them you have planned a ks2 placement they should be okay with that!