Specialist training options
There are a number of additional training options available if you’re an experienced teacher or finishing a PhD. If you’re a graduate or career changer, you may be eligible to train for a Postgraduate Diploma in Education and Leadership and earn a salary with Teach First. Or if you’re applying for a maths or physics degree, and want to teach after, the Future Teaching Scholars programme can help. Explore this page to find out if you could achieve QTS via a specialist route.
Get rewarded for your skills and experience
These training options offer different routes to gain QTS depending on your professional or academic background.
Teacher training options
22 July 2019 - 18:30
Looking for a career with a real purpose? Join this online event to find out more about teaching as a career and the different routes you can take to qualify as a teacher in England. Our panel of experts will help you decide which route is best for you and provide lots of advice to kick start your new career.
Return to teaching
25 July 2019 - 18:30
Considering a return to teaching? Not sure about the next step? Our teaching advisers will discuss the different routes available to help you return, answering questions on arranging school experience, subject knowledge enhancement, preparing your application and finding vacancies.
Preparing for your teacher training
29 July 2019 - 18:30
If you've been accepted on a teacher training course, this online event is for you. Our panel of experts will provide useful resources and share hints and tips to help prepare you for your first day in school.
Change career to teaching
05 August 2019 - 18:30
Considering changing career to teaching? Not sure about the next step? Our teaching advisers will discuss the different routes available to help you retrain. Our panel will also include a teacher who will share his or her experiences of the obstacles they faced when changing career.