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BEC has been named the No. 1 provider of Primary Initial Teacher Training in England since 2011 and is the only provider in Essex to be awarded an OUTSTANDING grade by Ofsted in 2010 and again in 2014.

The Good Teacher Training Guide 2015′s assessment of  Initial Teacher Training in the UK named BEC as the top performing provider and is available to read by clicking here.

“I am so enjoying this course.  It is the most challenging and rewarding thing I have ever done.  The school mentors and tutors are so supportive”  Trainee  October 2015

“I am constantly being able to link theory with practice. I am so pleased I chose this route spending so much time in school.  All the trainees support one another, it’s a great network to be a part of”  Trainee October 2015

Why choose BEC?

  • Experience the best of both worlds, a school led course with all the facilities a University can offer including extensive Library, online journals, NUS membership and bookshop.
  • We are offering School Direct Fee Paying and Salaried (in most subjects) places through our partnership schools in English, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, History, Geography, Modern Languages, Computer Science, PE, Drama, Design and Technology, Business Studies, Economics and Music
  • We pride ourselves in offering high levels of personalisation and support.  We offer Subject Knowledge Enhancement On Line Courses through an excellent provider in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Computing, Modern Languages, Geography and Design & Technology.
  • Our partnership schools offer  trainees the opportunity to experience examples of outstanding practice and for fee paying trainees the opportunity to gain a Post Graduate Certificate in Education potentially with the Institute of Education.
  • The skills and experience gained through a school led training programme with BEC prepares our trainees well for their first teaching post in behaviour and discipline, English as an Additional Language and Special Educational Needs and Disability.

 

Updates

We anticipate having 40 places available for 2016/2017, mainly fee-paying with some salaried.  Apply using the UCAS portal www.ucas.com/apply/teacher-training. under 'The Billericay School'. or Billericay Educational Consortium.  All the salaried places are under 'The Billericay School'.  We aim to offer: English, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, History, Geography, Modern Languages, Computer Science, PE, Drama, Design and Technology, Business Studies, Economics and Music.  Drama, Design and Technology, Business Studies and Economics can be found under Billericay Educational Consortium.   FOR TRAINEES JOINING OUR COURSE IN SEPTEMBER 2016, please note that our INDUCTION DAY will be held on 7th July 2016, so please keep this date free in your diaries.