Getting ready to apply - 9 things you can do nowPublished 7 September 2022By Get Into Teaching
Applications for teacher training courses starting in 2023 open on 11 October, but there is plenty you can be doing right now to get ready.
Product engineer turned science teacherPublished 18 July 2022By Chris Wallis
Chris Wallis talks about his career change from a product engineer to a science teacher, and how he uses his engineering skills and experience in the classroom.
My career change to teachingPublished 3 February 2022By Ian Wallace
Ian Wallace had always wanted to be a teacher but didn’t feel ready when he finished university. After several different jobs and careers he finally took the plunge and hasn’t looked back.
The fellowship of teachersPublished 10 January 2022By Mike Halton and Phil Young
Fellow teachers Mike Halton and Phil Young describe the friendships and fun they have outside of the classroom.
7 things to include in your teacher training applicationPublished 16 December 2021By Juliet Fern, Mieka Harris and Kate Hudson-Glynn
Juliet Fern, Mieka Harris and Kate Hudson-Glynn from the University of Bedfordshire share seven key things to include in your teacher training application.
11 top tips for interview successPublished 6 December 2021By Caroline Downing
Thorough preparation can make or break a successful interview. Here are my simple top eleven winning tips for securing that Initial Teacher Training place.
Application tips from a teacher training providerPublished 29 November 2021By Michelle Borders
Michelle Borders from the Community Academies Trust Institute of Education has recruited trainee teachers for eight years. Here she shares her top tips on the application process.
Working to your own beatPublished 22 November 2021By Get Into Teaching
A recent survey has revealed the extent to which people feel they can be their true selves in the workplace.
A diary of a trainee teacherPublished 7 October 2021By Mel O'Connor
Mel recently started a Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) teacher training course in maths with the Sheffield Teacher Training Alliance and the University of Sheffield. She kept a diary of her first days on the course.
Choosing the right teacher training course providerPublished 30 September 2021By Get Into Teaching
When choosing a course provider for your teacher training, it’s important to consider what will suit your individual circumstances. Here are some tips on what you may wish to research.