Before
teacher training

Failure to prepare, prepare to fail. How you prepare yourself before you train is very important. There is no one standard preparation however we recommend having experience of teaching, coaching or tutoring children, preferably other than your own.

Peter Watson PE

Before teacher training

Many of our candidates haven’t been in a school for a long time, so spending at least one day in a secondary school is key to ensuring that you understand what it’s like to work as a teacher.

Getting school experience
Now Teach 020719 145 LL 9343

What Are Schools Like?

Now Teachers say spending time in school was the most important step in their decision to become a teacher. We can help you visit a school and find out what it’s really like when the bell rings.

Getting school experience
Karin Inside Classroom

Tutoring

Changing career has lots of unknowns. For aspiring teachers, that can include what schools and young people are really like. Becoming a tutor will give you direct experience of teaching young people and is one of the best ways to know if teaching is right for you.

Tutoring
Edwige Classroom

Education: The Bigger Picture

The education sector is a huge sector. There are many different voices, opinions and methods, all of which can be explored in your new career. We have gathered some initial resources to get to grip with the sector.

Education: the bigger picture
Ciara and Stephanie
“Always available, always reaching out, endlessly good advice & intros/contacts plus took the trouble to get to know me really well & know what would suit me & what not. Hugely patient & emotionally intelligent team!!! Caring, funny and wise!”

Ciara Brown, Cohort 2018