Applications for the Industry Insight Placements that will take place as part of the Education and Training Foundation’s (ETF’s) T Level Professional Development (TLPD) offer opened today (12 June 2019). Applications are being accepted for 175 placements and it is intended that they will take place across all regions of England.
The Industry Insight support aims to ensure that teachers and trainers have the subject knowledge, skills and confidence needed to deliver high-quality T Level programmes from the outset. There are three types of Industry Insight Placements:
Remission costs for these placements are £400 per whole day and £200 per half day.
Applications are being accepted in three waves. The deadline for wave one applications is midday on 21 June 2019, for wave two applications it is midday on 12 July 2019, and for wave three it is midday on 13 September 2019. Placements may take place at a time mutually convenient to the applicant, their organisation and the employer, but must be completed by 14 February 2020.
Further details, guidance for applicants and an application form are available on the TLPD Regional Knowledge Hubs and Industry Insights webpage.
Industry Insights are managed by two lead organisations: Grimsby Institute for Further and Higher Education in the Northern Region (North West, North East, Yorkshire and Humberside, and the East and West Midlands); and AELP in the Southern Region (South East, South West, East of England and London).
Further details of the DfE-funded ETF TLPD offer are available on the TLPD area of the ETF website.