Original Right To Work Documents MUST be available for inspection unless a Home Office letter is provided - any letters from the Home Office will be verified at source.
Overseas Trained Teachers can apply for UK QTS online using the Government Website - Teachers will need to have their Degree and Transcripts available when Applying for UK QTS for Overseas Trained Teachers
Rehabilitation of Offenders Act
Because of the nature of the work for which you are applying, this post is exempt from the provision of the Rehabilitation of Offenders (Exceptions) (Amendment) Order 1986. Applicants are, therefore, not entitled to withold any information about convictions which for other purposes are spent under the provisions of the Act and, in the event of employment, any failure to disclose such convictions could result in a dismissal. Any information given will be completely confidential and will be considered only in relation to any application for positions to which the order applies. You are asked to note that a check is always carried out with the Disclosure and Barring Service for details of any criminal offence
In October 2014, the Department for Education (DfE) issued an update to its statutory guidance "Keeping Children Safe in Education":
The Childcare (Disqualifications) Regulations 2009
As a recruitment business it is essential that we have confirmation from all applicants that they are aware fo this guidance.
(*household – includes family, lodgers, house-sharers, household employees etc)
This means does anyone in your household have an Order or Restriction against them as set out in Section 1 or have they been cautioned, reprimanded, given a warning for or convicted of any offence in Section 2 or 3 of the Childcare (Disqualification) Regulations 2009?
If you have answered 'YES' to this question your application cannot be processed at this time and you should contact the Teach Now office on 0208 371 5905 to discuss this in detail.
Following the recommendations of the DfE circular 4/99 we are required to satisfy ourselves that all candidates have the physical and mental fitness to work with children in schools or other educational establishments.
Please provide the details of two suitable referees below. Please list your most recent employment or teaching practice first.
This reference must date within the last two years. If you have been at the same place of employment for longer than two years then please list another contact at that location.
In consideration of my engagement as a teacher, upon the terms herewith stated, I hereby give Teach Now Ltd., legal representatives and assigns, those for whom Teach Now is acting, and those acting with their authority and permission:
a) the unrestricted right and permission to copyright and use, re-use, publish and republish photographic portraits or pictures of me or in which I may be included intact or in part, composite or distorted in character or form, without restriction as to changes or transformation in conjunction with my own or a fictitious name, or reproduction hereof in colour or otherwise, made through any and all media now or hereafter known for illustration, art, promotion, advertising, trade or any other purpose whatsoever
b) I also permit the use of any printed material in connection therewith
c) I hereby relinquish any right that I may have to examine or approve the completed product or products or the advertising copy or printed matter that may be used in conjunction therewith or the use to which it may be applied
d) I hereby affirm that I am over the age of majority and have the right to contract in my own name. I have read the above authorisation, release and agreement, prior to its execution; I fully understand the contents thereof. This agreement shall be binding upon me and my heirs, legal representatives and assigns.