Why teach?

More of the best graduates and professionals are training to teach. That’s because there are more great reasons to pursue a career in teaching than ever before. You can benefit from financial support during your training, and once you’ve qualified you can enjoy enviable job security and a generous pension. Plus you get the chance to inspire young people and use your skills to give something back – making sure every pupil gets the same access to a quality education and the opportunity to succeed. And we’re here to support you every step of the way.

 
 

Watch this video for helpful tips on getting into teaching, from real trainees and experienced teachers. Transcript (PDF, 48KB)

Even when you get home and you have had a tough day there will be something that has happened that will make you smile.

Paul Evason, design and technology teacher

Upcoming events

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  • Application workshop Colchester

    30 June 2015 AT 18:00

    Designed exclusively for those looking to start teacher training in September 2015, our workshops will give you the support you need to make the best application possible.

    Colchester Closed
  • Early Years Initial Teacher Training

    30 June 2015 AT 20:00

    Online information seminar about routes for Early Years Initial Teacher Training.

    Online Open
  • Early Years Initial Teacher Training

    30 June 2015 AT 20:00

    Information about routes for Early Years Initial Teacher Training.

    Online Open
  • Early Years Initial Teacher Training

    30 June 2015 AT 20:00

    Online information event about routes for Early Years Initial Teacher Training.

    Your chosen location with internet access Open