Career Change Insight: Why change career to teaching

Could teaching be your second career? We can explain your next steps.

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What's got you thinking about teaching?

Is it a long-delayed ambition? A desire to share your experience with young people?

Our team have the experience and insight to help you explore teaching and see if it's a good fit. 

Our 'How To' booklet is all about the unique impact you can have as a teacher - and the steps to making a confident decision about a new career. 

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It will help you:

  • Identify your motivations to become a teacher
  • Work out if you're teacher is for you
  • Plan your practical next steps

Whether you've just started thinking about teaching or had it at the back of your mind for years, 'Why change career to teaching' will be a useful launchpad.

It's 12 pages of insight from the team who have supported over 800 career changers since 2017.

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Join a career change network

Now Teach is the charity helping experienced people change career to teaching.

Our Career Change Programme is designed to make sure your new career gets off to a great start by offering you personalised support and a network of peers.

There's no additional work or requirements - we are here when you need us.

Read more about the Career Change Programme.

"Meeting other Now Teachers leaves you invigorated as you realise everyone’s dealing with some sort of challenge and we all swap experiences. I’ve made some good friends."
Emma Barker - Modern Foreign Languages

How to become part of our career change Network

If you would like to find out more about our Network, just get in touch:

One of our experienced career change advisors we will be in touch to find out more about you, your past career and your training offer.

We may already be working with your training provider; if not, we will get in touch once you've joined to ensure that they and your school know you are part of the Now Teach Network.

Let's talk about whether teaching is for you.