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Transition to Teach - Blog

Welcome to our Blog. Here, we discuss all things teaching-related - whether you're simply finding out more about the profession or are seriously considering a career change, you'll find plenty of useful information. 

What Are Schools Looking For? A Headteacher's Perspective

What Are Schools Looking For? A Headteacher's Perspective

Carolyn Walker-Sharp gives a headteacher’s perspective on what schools are looking for in career changer trainee teachers – and the unique qualities career changers can bring to the classroom.

Common Misconceptions About Teaching - And Why They're Often Wrong!

Common Misconceptions About Teaching - And Why They're Often Wrong!

Jo Holland, from the Transition to Teach programme, discusses common misconceptions about the teaching profession - and why they're often wrong!

Long-Term Career Opportunities Within the Education Sector

Long-Term Career Opportunities Within the Education Sector

Michele Crichton, from the Transition to Teach programme, discusses the long-term career opportunities available within the education sector and how you can explore these career options.

Bring Your STEM Expertise to the Classroom

Bring Your STEM Expertise to the Classroom

Nigel Bowen, from the Transition to Teach programme, discusses how to change careers and bring your STEM expertise to the classroom. STEM knowledge has been invaluable during the COVID-19 pandemic; here, Nigel explains how you can inspire the next generation of STEM professionals by entering the teaching profession. A science career you may never have thought of!