Training to teach business studies

As a business studies teacher, you get the chance to give young people a head start in developing the skills they’ll need for everyday professional life. In doing so, you can also show how everything they’ve learnt in their wider education will contribute to their long-term prospects.

A brilliant business studies teacher can help pupils understand the importance of education and its practical applications when they become adults. These are valuable skills that can play an important role in their development – whether that’s as they progress towards apprenticeships, further education, or entering a profession.

Business studies is interlinked with subjects right across the curriculum – from using maths in practical economic terms, to understanding how the sciences, art, technology and languages are valuable assets for building a successful career.

As a trainee business studies teacher, you’ll develop the skills to help young people thrive and set them up for success in later life.

And once you’ve qualified, you’ll benefit from a competitive starting salary of at least £22,917, or £28,660 in inner London. You'll also have lots of opportunities for rapid career progression and pay increases.

 

Almost seven in ten trainee teachers has a first-class or 2:1 degree

Starting salary of up to

£28k*

once qualified

*Find out more

Upcoming events

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Train to Teach University of Birmingham

25 October 2017 15:00

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

Birmingham

Train to Teach York

31 October 2017 16:30

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

York

Train to Teach Edge Hill University

01 November 2017 15:00

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

Liverpool

Train to Teach University of Reading

02 November 2017 16:30

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

Reading