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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  • Sutton SCITT/School Direct Open morning

    06 May 2015 AT 09:00

    Get the chance to learn more about our teacher training routes as well as observe some lessons in your chosen subject.

    Sutton Open
  • L.E.A.D. Urban Teaching School Alliance School Direct open event

    06 May 2015 AT 15:30

    Please drop into this event to discuss how to apply for school direct, find out how the course is run, what funding is avaliable, and more information on places within local schools.

    Nottingham Open
  • Get into Teaching with WRPITT

    06 May 2015 AT 17:00

    Anyone interested in becoming a teacher is invited to a special open evening where they can find out all they need to know about training – from a teacher training provider rated 'Outstanding' by Ofsted.

    Pontefract Open
  • National Forest Teaching School – School Direct Information Event

    06 May 2015 AT 18:00

    This is a chance for anyone who is interested in applying for School Direct or our SCITT programmes to come and visit our newly refurbished Training Centre and meet our team.

    Burton on Trent Open