Become a Teacher

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Essex is the ideal place to begin your teaching career whether you’re looking into training or you’re an Early Career Teacher (previously called Newly Qualified Teacher).

Teaching is your opportunity to inspire a new generation. To equip you to do that, we want you to feel inspired by the start of your career, while ensuring you gain all the theoretical knowledge and practical skills you need.

In many ways, the places in which you train and first teach shape your future in education. By getting the right start in Essex, you can look forward to a brighter teaching career – wherever it leads you.

Thinking of training?

There are several routes into teaching, depending on your circumstances you may qualify for funding.

Visit Get into Teaching for more information.