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Are there any full time jobs to teach english at gcse and alevel in fe colleges?

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Veniceredmask01 Tue 04-Dec-12 08:29:25

Is it possible to teach GCSE and Alevel English full time in post compulsory education?
Hi hope some one can enlighten me, I am on a PGCE in post compulsory education. I only wish to teach GCSE and Alevel English. I do not wish to teach Literacy functional skills. Would it be possible to teach this full time. Or would it just be part time hours? Also is there a salary or are you paid by the hour? My university have never given me a clear answer. They keep saying to teach functional skills, I tried this and it was hell I was called the c word and my mentor thought this was acceptable. As you might understand I would prefer to teach learned who want to learn. Is this realistic?

Hope you can help.

tethersjinglebellend Fri 07-Dec-12 09:35:58

Err... You do know the phrase is "those who can, do; those who can't, teach", don't you?

That's not very nice to the OP. you could almost say it's bullying.

SolomanDaisy Fri 07-Dec-12 09:56:14

Welcome to Mumsnet sam11480. I am very impressed that you have managed to identify the one person on the forum talking sense. So soon after joining too.

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