Guidance for undergraduates or graduates considering teaching as a career.
Independent education is in great demand in this country and from overseas parents. Training in the independent sector gives you immediate experience of outstanding schools.
There are three main types of independent school:
The training will differ depending on the age-range of the pupils you wish to teach. If you wanted to teach pupils under 12 you would normally train to be a Primary teacher. If you are seeking to teach older children you would train to be a Secondary teacher.
To get started look at the different routes into teaching that are available to you, find out how to get a teaching job in an independent school and where your teaching career can take you.