Events offer a brilliant opportunity to find out more about teacher training and what a career in teaching has to offer. They’re also a great way to meet the schools and universities that lead teacher training around the country, and get one-to-one advice on every aspect of getting into teaching.
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Train to Teach events
Our popular Train to Teach Roadshows bring expert advice and insightful information to venues around England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland. Check back soon for details of upcoming events.
These live, interactive sessions offer a great opportunity to get your questions answered in real-time by our specialist advisers. Each event focuses on a specific discussion topic about teacher training.
Training provider events
The schools and universities that provide teacher training courses often hold their own events to help you get into teaching. Find out more about what’s on in your area and arrange to attend.
Application workshop events
If you’re looking to start teacher training in 2016, our workshops will give you the support you need to strengthen your application. Find an event near you and register to get tailored advice.
Free events for prospective teachers take place throughout the year, covering a wide variety of topics. These include Train to Teach Roadshows, which are designed for anyone interested in teaching – particularly those who want to teach primary (including early years), physics, maths, chemistry, computing, languages, biology or geography.
These events are held at venues around England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland, and include the opportunity to:
- attend a presentation on the different teacher training options
- receive expert one-to-one advice
- speak to representatives from UCAS and professional subject associations at some events (check the event page to see who will be at each event)
- speak to training providers in your region
- meet current teachers, including those who have changed career to teach
The schools and universities that deliver teacher training also hold their own events to help you get into teaching, offering taster sessions, information on training options, and help with the application process. These provider events range from general open days to events about teaching specific subjects.
You can search for all types of events, and get involved in our online events, on this website. You’ll need to have registered with us to participate in events, so if you haven’t done that already, get started by creating a profile today.
- 02 May 2016 AT 18:00
A chance to learn about the Ark Teacher Training programme and get application advice.London
- 03 May 2016 AT 08:00
An informal appointment to discuss becoming a teacher through Teach First's Leadership Development Programme (LDP)London Open
- 03 May 2016 AT 16:00
An opportunity to take part in a Twitter Q&A session. We'll be available between 4pm and 6pm to answer any questions you have about training to teach mathematics.Nottingham Open
- 03 May 2016 AT 18:00
Whether you’re just getting started on your application, or are close to submitting it, you will find lots of help and support at our application workshops.Sheffield