Explore my options

Explore my options

If you want to train as a primary or secondary teacher, you can find out more about different subjects and routes into teaching using the boxes below.

To support you while you train, you could get a £25k tax-free bursary to train as a teacher in 2017/18. 

Whichever age group and training route you choose; all courses result in the award of qualified teacher status. Additionally, all university-led and most school-led courses will provide a postgraduate qualification, usually a postgraduate certificate in education – or PGCE. You'll have an extensive network of mentors and tutors to guide you throughout your course – find out more about the support you can expect during teacher training

Register with us for one-to-one advice on training routes, and get tailored advice and information about teaching. 

Upcoming events

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Train to Teach University of Cumbria

22 June 2017 15:00

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

Lancaster

Preparing for your teacher training

05 June 2017 18:30

Have you accepted a teacher training place for September 2017? Join us to find out how you can prepare for the best possible start.

Advice for First and Second Year Undergraduates

12 June 2017 18:30

This online event is for first and second year university students interested in teaching. Find out what you can do now that will help you make a great application for teacher training.

Support with your application

19 June 2017 18:30

This online event will provide hints and tips on how to draft a great personal statement.