Applications are made via UCAS Teacher Training or using the the new Department for Education service, Apply. Click HERE to start your application.

Find our Secondary course using UCAS code 2B9.

Apply via UCAS Teacher Training

Entry Criteria

Applicants should be qualified to degree level, 2:2 or above (or in their final year of University with a predicted 2:2 or above).
Secondary applicants should have a degree relevant to the subject they want to teach. We consider related A-Level qualifications where your degree is not directly related for our Maths and Physics courses.
All applicants are required to have a GCSE/O'level/iGCSE* at grade C/4 or above in Maths and English.

* or international equivalent

Experience of being in a school and/or working with young people is preferred and will be beneficial during the application process. You can contact us to arrange school experience.

To be eligible for our courses, you must be a UK citizen or have home fee status. We are unable to sponsor student route visas.

We are looking for candidates who

Have a positive outlook

Are passionate about making a difference to the lives and development of young people

Are independent, resilient and adaptable

Have good interpersonal skills

Are friendly and approachable, with the ability to engage young people

Are enthusiastic about their subject(s) and are continuing to develop their subject knowledge

Are creative and imaginative

Have good organisational skills and excellent time management skills

Are reflective and strive to improve their own practice

Have high standards of spoken and written English

Demonstrate a professional attitude

Have made a considered and informed decision to train to teach


The fee to train with Red Kite Teacher Training is £9,250 for full time courses and £11,000 for part time courses. You could be entitled to a bursary or scholarship of up to £26,000.

Bursary amounts will vary depending on your teacher training subject and degree classification. You can use your bursary to pay your fees and can apply for a student loan.

Please refer to the Get into teaching website for further information.

Visit Get Into Teaching website