The Think About Teaching Foundation Certificate course

The Think About Teaching Foundation Certificate is a one year, free, Level 6 university preparation or access course for people who have an interest in teaching as a career path.
30-January-21
The Think About Teaching Foundation Certificate is a one year, free, Level 6 university preparation or access course for people who have an interest in teaching as a career path. https://www.maynoothuniversity.ie/turntoteaching

The Think About Teaching Foundation Cert is for young adults and/or mature students who have always wanted to become a teacher, but because of family, life, social and/or personal reasons were not able to pursue their dream through the usual education route.

In particular, the course is for students from particular groups that are currently under-represented in teaching, they include:

  • Irish Travellers

  • Students from ethnic minorities

  • Students with a disability

  • Migrants

  • Lone parents

  • Mature Students +23

  • Students on a vocational or applied leaving cert track or youth reach

  • Students progressing from Further Education courses

  • Students who are, or were, in the care of the State

  • Individuals who would be the first in their family to attend university

  • Individuals who belong to groups that are under-represented in higher education based on their own occupation or employment status of their parents/guardians

  • Individuals from DEIS schools with persistently low rates of progression to Higher Education

  • Individuals coming from areas of deep or concentrated economic disadvantage

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