Useful sites if you’re considering teacher training:

At this time of year, we’re getting lots of enquiries from students considering teaching after their degree.

Here are five sites which are useful if you’d like to find out about the various routes into teaching and to consider which route might suit you:

1. UCAS Teacher Training outlines the various options for training as a teacher and covers the following routes into teacher training:

· School Direct

· School Direct Salaried

· SCITT (School Centred Initial Teacher Training) led

· University led

· A small number of programmes listed by FE Colleges for post compulsory/FE teacher training

2. Quiz to help you choose a teacher training route to suit your circumstances

3. Targetpostgrad – Teaching – tips and advice on various types of courses, applications for teacher training and what to expect as a trainee

4. Target Postgraduate Teaching Publication – general advice on routes into teaching, tips on applying and course provider information

5. Get Into Teaching – information about teacher training routes, skills tests and the option to register and receive support and guidance.