Explore my options

There are plenty of great ways to make a difference by getting into teaching. How you go about it will depend on your personal circumstances, qualifications, and the subject and age group you want to teach.

We’re here to help every step of the way – whether you’re changing profession, considering your postgraduate career options, or thinking about studying for a degree with qualified teacher status. We also offer support to qualified and trainee teachers from overseas, with extra help available to teach maths or physics.

If you want to train as a primary or secondary teacher, you can explore your options by using the boxes below. Alternatively, you can find out more about teaching at early years and further education levels, or returning to the profession after taking a break.

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Upcoming events

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  • Get Into Teaching Day

    06 July 2015 AT 09:00

    We are offering a placement day for those looking to find out more about teaching biology, chemistry, physics, geography, mathematics, French, Spanish or design technology in conjunction with the School Experience Programme. 

    Northampton Open
  • University of Chester Open Day

    06 July 2015 AT 10:00

    With programme talks, information stands, campus tours, and the chance to view our student accommodation, the University of Chester Open Day is the perfect way to find out all you need to know about living and studying at Chester.

    Chester Open
  • School experience / School Direct programme open day

    06 July 2015 AT 10:00

    An open day for those looking for a year of paid learning support assistant experience with the view to becoming a teacher.

    London Open
  • Application advice

    06 July 2015 AT 18:30

    Join this online session to get helpful advice from our teaching experts on how to draft a good personal statement and make your application stand out

    Online event Open