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If you want to train as a primary or secondary teacher, you can find out more about different subjects and routes into teaching using the boxes below.
To support you while you train, you could get a £25k tax-free bursary to train as a teacher in 2017/18.
Whichever age group and training route you choose; all courses result in the award of qualified teacher status. Additionally, all university-led and most school-led courses will provide a postgraduate qualification, usually a postgraduate certificate in education – or PGCE. You’ll have an extensive network of mentors and tutors to guide you throughout your course – find out more about the support you can expect during teacher training.
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Teacher training routes
The same training routes are available to primary and secondary trainee teachers. Whether you’d like your training to be led by a school or university, there’s a course available to suit you.
Training to teach secondary subjects
By training to teach a specific subject at secondary level, you’ll be taught all the skills you need to pass on your passion to your students.
Training to teach primary subjects
Whether you’re interested in general primary or specialising in PE or maths, we’ve rounded up all the details you need about training to teach at primary level.