Are you ready to apply?

Start your journey to train to teach in September 2016. Applications are made through UCAS Teacher Training – applying is easier than you think, you just need to follow three straightforward phases.

Watch our ‘Steps to becoming a teacher’ video to find out how your journey into teaching needn’t be complicated. Transcript (PDF, 207KB)

Phase one: prepare

During this phase, you’ll need to think about…

Get access to a wide range of support and advice to help you get into teaching

Phase two: application 

Once you’re ready to apply, do so via UCAS Teacher Training. In the application phase, you’ll need to:

 

Phase three: post-application 

Depending on whether you’ve been successful in your application, in the post-application phase you should:

  • prepare for your interview so you can demonstrate your potential as a teacher
  • finalise your funding once you’ve accepted a place – your training provider should inform you of the support that’s available
  • resubmit your application during the Apply 2 phase if you’ve been unsuccessful or chosen not to accept an offer

 

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Upcoming events

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  • Train to Teach Leicester

    13 February 2016 AT 10:00

    This event in Leicester gives you the chance to ask experts about teacher training options and what it’s like to teach.

    Leicester
  • Middlesex University Open Day

    13 February 2016 AT 10:00

    At Middlesex University, we give our graduates the confidence and skills to launch into their vocation and make a real difference to children’s lives.

    London
  • Advice for first- and second-year undergraduates

    15 February 2016 AT 18:30

    This event is specifically tailored for students currently in their first or second year at university. The session will offer guidance on how best to prepare for your teacher training application.

    Open
  • Teach First career changer coffee with a recruiter

    16 February 2016 AT 08:30

    For anyone considering joining the Teach First Leadership Development Programme (LDP) from another career, we are holding sessions with a member of our experienced hires recruitment team to give you the chance to get all of your questions answered.

    London Open