Welcome to the Huddersfield Horizon Trainee Blog

Embarking on a career as a teacher is a big step and requires commitment, passion, hard work and a sense of humour. We aim to give you an insight into the life of a trainee by letting you hear about the course, and their experiences in their own words… Welcome to the Huddersfield Horizon Trainee Blog.

Mum’s the Word

So in March 2017, after a sleep-deprived night with my 5-month-old baby, I got the phone call to ask me if I wanted to apply for teacher training. ‘Yes!’ Was the response, I was planning on going back to work for a year before applying,…

The final hurdle

The final hurdle is no higher than the rest but feels like it is! I remember at the start of my teacher training journey in September, when for the first time I stood in front of my class with a huge grin on my face,…

My most memorable moment…

This is tough one as the core training days and placements both have created some truly memorable moments which makes this hard to narrow down.   My whole time as a trainee is memorable as going through school to university I wasn’t engaged, getting good marks or having…