Premier Plus

Premier Plus is a free service that provides you with additional support when preparing and applying for teacher training. You’ll get your own dedicated adviser, an experienced teaching professional who knows the teacher training process inside out, who is on hand to give you any extra help you need.

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Your Premier Plus adviser will:

  • give you practical advice and guidance at each stage of your application, from writing your personal statement to preparing for interviews and skills tests
  • help you arrange your school experience via our School Experience Programme
  • provide information about any financial support you may be entitled to

Whatever support you need, your adviser will be just a phone call, text or email away.

Find out how recent trainees benefited from using Premier Plus.


To be eligible for the service you should be looking to teach secondary maths, physics, languageschemistry, computinggeography or biology. You will also need to hold (or be predicted) a 2:2 degree or above and want to start training in September 2017.

Please note: qualifying for Premier Plus based on your overseas equivalent degree class does not determine or guarantee what bursary rate you would be eligible for.

2018 candidates

There’s also support available if you want to start teacher training in 2018. If you’re a second-year undergraduate or looking to change career, call us on Freephone 0800 389 2500 or register online to find out how we can help you.


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.


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.