Scholarships provide enhanced tax-free funding with a range of additional benefits, exclusive to scholars. There are great way to strengthen your teacher training and career. Read recent scholar stories on the benefits of a scholarship and teaching. Scholarships can be awarded to trainees in physics, maths, chemistry, computing, languages or geography.
Graduating into a rewarding computing career
Sophie Clark, a current British Computing Society (BCS) scholar, speaks passionately about the scholarship scheme and the masses of confidence she’s gained from teacher training. Read Sophie’s story
Transforming a hobby into a full time career
You don’t need a computing degree to apply for a computing scholarship or teacher training. Claire Wicher, a psychology and criminology graduate had plenty of ‘hands-on’ experience and proved that she had the knowledge and passion to teach computing. Read Claire’s story
Liam Ring turned his passion into an exciting career
With a Royal Geographical Society (and the Institute of British Geographers) scholarship, Liam Ring was able to realise his dream to pursue a career based around his passion for geography. Read Liam’s story
A passion for working with students made teaching the perfect fit
After graduating, Saira jumped straight into training as a teacher. Having gained experience through providing support to local students, and with a love of chemistry, the decision to train to teach was easy. Read Saira’s story
Kick start a rewarding career with a scholarship
With a scholarship and help from a Teacher Training Adviser, Kat was able to re-train and pursue a fulfilling new career. Read Kat’s story
Enhance your learning opportunities with a scholarship
Read Becky’s journey - from deciding to become a teacher and being awarded a scholarship, to the joys of teaching. Read Becky’s story
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.