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Getting Into Teaching

Becoming a Teacher

Targetjobs in partnership with AGCAS provide a useful website resource looking at training routes and qualifications for entering into a teaching career.  Website includes information on different types of schools, choosing a training course, funding your course, application processes, going  for  interviews, career options with teaching and teaching around the UK (Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales).

Find out more on becoming a teacher

Teaching and Education: graduate jobs, internships and expert careers advice

Targetjobs in partnership with AGCAS website which looks further at specialist teaching, applications, interviews salary information and sector essentials including jargon busting and advice for newly qualified teachers.  Website also provides a job and work experience search engine.

Find out more on AGCAS website

View TARGETpostgrad Teaching 2017 Publication

The National College for Teaching and Leadership have issued a full list of providers of initial teacher training (ITT) for applicants seeking to obtain Early Years Teacher Status (EYTS),  for working with 0-5 year-olds.

TARGETpostgrad teaching 2019 publication


Routes into teaching

Graduate Insights - Becoming a Teacher

Read more on becoming a teacher on Graduate Insights

Try Teaching

A salaried scheme which provides school experience enabling you to make an informed decision about teaching.

Teacher Training

Alternative Careers in Education

Resources and Support for potential Teachers with a Disability

Northwest Universities offering PGCE courses

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