Get into Teaching

The National College for Teaching and Leadership is part of the Department for Education (DfE). We are responsible for initial teacher training (ITT) in England.  We can advise you on the different routes into teaching and which one is best for you and also provide a comprehensive programme of support and guidance all the way through the application process.

Teaching is a rewarding profession in more ways than one, offering high starting salaries, fantastic career prospects, development opportunities and competitive financial benefits.

Trainee physics, maths, chemistry, biology, computing, languages and geography teachers are in high demand at the moment and can benefit from our exclusive Premier Plus service offering one to one support and advice from a named adviser. 

To find out more register with us here

We work in the following sectors

  • Education
  • IT
  • Science

Employee Profiles

Karen Falcon - Head of Faculty

"I couldn’t have made a better decision. I love the challenge of raising my standards as..."

Nathan Sproule - School Direct Trainee

"This gave me valuable experience of school life and a real feel for school. It also..."
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Graduate intake: 500+
New teachers start on a minimum salary of £22k- £28k.
Apply early to give yourself the best possible chance to secure a training place.
Good teachers are in demand and there are excellent employment prospects.
There is a training route to suit you.
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