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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…

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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:


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Upcoming events

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Train to Teach Coventry

06 December 2016 16:30

This event in Coventry will give you the chance to ask experts about your teacher training options and what it’s like to teach.


Advice for international applicants

06 December 2016 18:30

You can train as a teacher in England even if you are not from the UK. Join this online session to receive helpful advice from our expert teaching advisers about funding, gaining school experience, and converting your qualifications from abroad.

Aspire Teaching School Alliance School Direct information evening and application workshop

05 December 2016 18:00

Information about our primary train to teach School Direct programme with an application workshop.


Teach in Medway information evening

05 December 2016 18:00

Teach in Medway information evening for 2017 applications.