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Whether you have a query, feedback or want to make a complaint, you'll find details of how to get in touch below.

Teaching enquiries

The TDA provides information on routes into initial teacher training (ITT), qualifications required to undertake ITT, funding, teacher salaries and finding training providers.

If you would like to speak to us about what a career in teaching has to offer then please contact the Teaching Information Line:

Freephone: 0800 389 2500 (for English speakers)

Freephone: 0800 085 0971 (for Welsh speakers)

Minicom: 0117 915 8161

You can also speak to our teaching advisers and real teachers on Facebook, or follow us on Twitter and YouTube. For more information, visit our social media page.

NQT induction

Based on the statutory guidance on induction for newly qualified teachers (NQTs) in England, we offer advice and guidance for all queries in relation to the NQT induction period.

We advise on queries such as time limits on induction, supply work queries, the induction process, extensions for supply work and the appeals process.

Tel: 0300 065 6526


Please do not contact this e-mail address if your query is regarding becoming a teacher. Please use the contact number for teaching enquiries above.

Open Monday to Friday 8:30 to 16:30 excluding public holidays.

Support staff enquiry line

If you would like to speak to us about support staff roles and the training available, please contact our information line on:

Freephone: 0800 389 5335

E-mail: (support staff queries only)

Media Relations

The Media Relations Team is the main point of contact for journalists.

Corporate enquiries

For all queries relating to the TDA (not about careers in teaching) please contact us at:

Tel: 0870 496 0123


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