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17/09/20

Retweetd From YouthOutLoud

Happy Thankful Thursday! Today we are thankful for for the relationships in our lives- our boyfriends, girlfriends, parents, friends-the people who are our biggest cheerleaders when times are tough. What are you thankful for today? https://t.co/VU2XyTy5Mj

17/09/20

This is an allegation that we take very seriously. We would like the family to make direct contact with us to share the details of their concerns so that we can address them appropriately.

17/09/20

We are an open and inclusive school and these worries have not been shared with us. Please contact the school directly to share any concerns so that we can address them appropriately.

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14/09/20

Retweetd From Step On Stage

Only 4 places left on our beginners course for 10-16yrs. Monday 6-7.30pm on zoom for 6 weeks. Contact info.co.uk for info https://t.co/Xkxp0UCnaM

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10/09/20

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We asked teenagers who had been bereaved what helped them to manage their grief. This is what they told us 👉 https://t.co/ku9WrZOqUQ https://t.co/YpMG7MpdUn

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10/09/20

Retweetd From PAPYRUS

Today is . Please take the opportunity to share the details of our Suicide Prevention Helpline HOPELINEUK - it could save a life. https://t.co/Iv2Ssyy0k2

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10/09/20

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It's today; PAPYRUS believes that suicide is preventable. If you're aged 35 and under and are struggling with thoughts of suicide; or if you're concerned for a young person, call, text or email HOPELINEUK for free, confidential support. https://t.co/EIR7oBNXS6

10/09/20

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If you have suicidal feelings, you are not alone. Lots of people have felt like this and – with help – managed to get through it. However bad you are feeling right now, there is a lot of help out there for you. https://t.co/upTbxpvFic

10/09/20

Specialised Teaching Assistant, Waldegrave School, Richmond upon Thames https://t.co/BSlA1jDFDc

10/09/20

Teaching Assistant, Waldegrave School, Richmond upon Thames https://t.co/T9Qtg3zjdM

04/09/20

It was so lovely to welcome our new Year 7 and Year 12 students for their induction sessions today. Learning and laughter returning to previously empty classrooms. Can’t wait see everyone else on Monday! 🤩

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04/09/20

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If your teenager is struggling with their mental health, here are four things you can do. https://t.co/BQceBHMpsp

04/09/20

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03/09/20

Retweetd From TTCKingston

Almost half of young people are worried about their in relation to returning to education. Now is the time to talk about about mental health❗️ Here are our 5️⃣ tips for parents on having that conversation: https://t.co/YHaTBRLJ0a https://t.co/YUajtDIrkv

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03/09/20

Retweetd From PAPYRUS

We have launched a brand new guide for parents which offers practical and professional advice to help break the silence around self-harm and suicide and encourage parents to talk to their children. Download the guide here: https://t.co/pFUEFcZFet https://t.co/Au8Fbttjd9

02/09/20

Retweetd From KRSCP

Cases of domestic abuse have increased significantly since the start of the COVID-19 outbreak. If you're concerned about your own safety or the safety of someone else in Kingston, call the DV Hub on 0208 547 6046 or Richmond, call Refuge IDVA on 0208 943 8188

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29/08/20

Retweetd From AfCinfoKingstonRichmond

Visit our Emotional Health Service Resource Hub for self help resources include pre-recorded video workshops, helplines, online counselling and information leaflets - a wider range of support online for children and young people when they need it https://t.co/7UDBk7MQKy https://t.co/jlG4XfIoEg

29/08/20

It is a fantastic initiative & we have lots of supplies as a result 👍🏻 https://t.co/3j4YMtPwBV

27/08/20

Retweetd From YoungMinds

If the thought of going back to school is making you feel a bit anxious, here are eight tips to help you cope with that first day back. https://t.co/K8DUIVi2nm

Training Bursaries and Scholarships

There are three types of funding available for teacher training - depending on your circumstances, you could receive all three:

  1. Tax-free bursary or scholarship
  2. Tuition Fee Loan and Maintenance Loan
  3. Additional financial support if you’re a parent or have a disability

An overview of the bursaries and scholarships available can be found in the on the Get into Teaching Website. You'll need a first, 2:1, 2:2, PhD or Master's to be eligible for a bursary or scholarship. Further information on tuition fee and maintenance loans and additional financial support can be found on the funding my training page.

Funding by subject

With tax-free funding available while you train to teach, it’s a great time to think about joining the profession. Different subjects attract varying levels of funding,

Your eligibility for financial support, and the amount you can expect to receive, will depend on the subject you choose to teach and your degree classification or highest relevant academic qualification.

Priority subjects include PhysicsMathsChemistryComputingLanguagesBiology and Geography.

Bursaries are also available in a number of other subjects: English, Design & TechnologyHistoryREMusicArt & Design, Drama and Business Studies.

Your eligibility for financial support, and the amount you can expect to receive, will depend on the subject you choose to teach and your degree classification or highest relevant academic qualification.

Mathematics Teacher Training Scholarships - Now open

Teaching mathematics in secondary schools is exciting and dynamic. You can make a real difference at every level – even while completing your initial teacher training.

If you’ve got a love of mathematics, a desire to teach and the potential to be an inspirational teacher, then you can apply for a Mathematics Teacher Training Scholarship.  You could receive £34,000 to teach mathematics - a £28,000 tax-free scholarship to support you while you train and a further £6,000 after tax once in teaching.

If you have what we’re looking for in a Maths Scholar, then we want you to apply!  Applications for the Maths Teacher Training Scholarship open on Friday 11 October 2019 and are made via the online application form on the Mathematics Teacher Training Scholarships website.

Benefits of a Maths Scholarship

In addition to the tax-free bursary and early-career payments*, you will receive:

  • Two years free membership of professional bodies
  • Access to superb professional resources
  • Invitations to CPD events arranged, and run, by specialists in maths education.  Have a look at this blog by a Scholar and find out why he was asked to bring a Pringles tube to a maths conference…
  • Keep abreast with developments in maths, education and teaching
  • Membership of a like-minded and passionate community of Maths enthusiasts
  • Recognition of your potential to boost your confidence
  • Looks good on your CV!

* You’ll receive three additional early-career payments of £2k each in your second, third and fourth year of teaching - enhancements to these payments are available if you teach in specified areas in England. You must have taught in a state-funded school in England since completing your teacher training course. View the full terms and conditions.

Maths Scholarship Criteria

To apply for a Scholarship, you need to meet the following criteria:

  • You are a UK/EU citizen and have also been resident in the UK/EU for the last three years.
  • You have, or are expected to achieve:
    • A first or 2:1 undergraduate degree, or a postgraduate degree (MSc, MRes, MPhil or PhD), or;
    • A 2:2 undergraduate degree, and also have significant relevant experience.
  • You meet one of the following:
  • Have, or are studying for, a degree with strong mathematical content (e.g. mathematics, physics, engineering.) 
  • Have a degree with strong mathematical content and will complete, or have completed, a Maths Subject Knowledge Enhancement (SKE) course of any duration prior to September 2020.
  • Have a non-mathematical degree and will complete, or have completed, a Maths SKE course of a minimum of 20 weeks in duration prior to September 2020.
  • Have a non-mathematical degree with extensive mathematical professional experience.
  • Secure a training place on an eligible Secondary Mathematics PGCE or unsalaried School Direct mathematics course in England which leads to Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) status for the 2020/21 academic year.

Interested?

More information about the Maths Scholarship can be found on our website, including details of the application process.  Visit the News section of the Maths Scholarships website to find other blogs by current Scholars about how they are finding the first few weeks of the initial teacher training.

We want to help you through the process of applying so you will also find blogs on how to submit a successful application, and writing a personal statement.

In previous years, we have received an overwhelming number of applications to the Maths Scholarships which led to the Scheme closing earlier than expected. Should this happen again, then we will close early so follow us on social media to stay up to date; TwitterFacebookInstagram and LinkedIn.  If you would like to join our mailing list, then drop us an email at Scholarships@ima.org.uk.

Application close on Monday 6 July 2020, and we also advise you not to leave submitting your application until nearer the closing date.

We look forward to receiving your application!

The Maths Scholarships Team

Royal Society of Chemistry Scholarships

We are awarding £28,000 tax-free funding to 130 talented individuals entering chemistry teacher training in England in the 2020/21 academic year.

Applications open on 31 October 2019 and will close on 26 July 2020. We run a rolling application process, however 26 July 2020 is the final date for applications for the next academic year. You can apply at any time in the year, but remember the number of scholarships we can award is limited, so it may benefit you to apply earlier.

Our Initial Teacher Training Scholarship scheme is run in partnership with the Department of Education.