Useful Links

  • Get into Teaching– One stop shop for all information about training to teach, i.e. eligibility, options, funding, help and support, how to apply, life as a teacher, school experience, salary information and teaching events.
  • UCAS Teacher Training – Routes into teaching, eligibility, fees, and funding
  • Student Finance – information about applying for student finance, eligibility, bursaries etc.
  • NARIC – if you have overseas qualifications you will need to have a NARIC certificate of comparability done.

 

Professional Bodies and Subject Specific Websites for Trainee Teachers

 

All Subjects

 

Chartered College of Teaching

Note: Free for trainees


Biology

 

Royal Society of Biology

Science and Plants for schools

Note: Lesson resources


Chemistry

 

Royal Society of Chemistry

Note: Free for trainees


Physics

 

Institute of Physics

PHet

Note: Science simulations free


Science – General

 

STEM Learning

Association for Science Education (ASE)

Note: Free for trainees

Seneca

Note: Free resource


English

 

National Association for the teaching of English (NATE)
Twitter @TeamEnglish – Twitter feed

Litdrive

Note: Free


Mathematics

 

Association of Teachers of Mathematics


RE

 

National Association of Teachers of RE


PE

 

Association for Physical Education (afPE)

One Dance UK

Sportplan

PE Scholar – twitter


History

 

Historical Association


Geography

 

Geographical Association


Citizenship/PHSE

 

Association for Citizenship Teaching (ACT)


Art

 

The National Society for Education in Art & Design

Tate website

Note: Definitions and lesson ideas


Sociology

 

The British Sociological Association


Psychology

 

The British Psychological Society

Psychology today


Music

 

Music Mark

Incorporated Society of Musicians (ISM)


Computing

 

Computing At School (CAS)

National Centre For Computing Education

Note:Free CPD events and online training


Drama

 

The National association for the teaching of Drama

National Drama

Teachit English