Training to Teach in Oldham
Not only could you receive a tax-free bursary of £26,000 to train as a teacher. You’ll be in high demand from schools in Oldham, which will provide plenty of opportunities for career progression. At the same time, you’ll be making a difference each day. Read what current teachers and trainees have to say about teaching in Oldham. Remember to register with us for tailored support and advice on getting into teaching in Oldham.
Joshua Higginson, chemistry teacher
“I came into teaching for the moral purpose, to really make a real difference. In Oldham you get to do that. The experience of teaching in a diverse community means I get to learn as much from the students as they do from me. It also helps that I work in in a supportive environment which is centred on fellowship.”
Andrew Mkandawire, computing teacher
“I love meeting and working with so many young people and making a real difference to their lives. It’s great to give back to the town where I was myself raised and educated.”
Anna Nelson, English trainee
“In Oldham we are the forefront of the latest methods of teaching and learning. Additionally, Oldham is a richly diverse and interesting place to work. We are part of the community and have the opportunity to make a real difference to the lives of children and their families.”
If you’re ready to make a difference – read our summary on preparing for teacher training. There’s plenty of support available - when you register with us, you’ll receive tailored support from our teacher experts all the way though to making a successful application.
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.