This section provides information and resources on the training and professional development opportunities available to support staff and serving teachers.
It also gives a full overview of initial teacher training (ITT), and the advice and support available to people who are interested in training for a career in teaching.
Professional standards help guide teachers' professional development and career choices – find out more.
In this section, you can learn about career development opportunities and qualifications for school support staff. You can also access information on apprenticeships and find out how national occupational standards (NOS) relate to support staff roles.
The School Experience Programme (SEP) can help a person decide if a career in teaching is right for them.
Information for ITT providers, including statutory requirements, funding and details of the Assessment Only route.
Find information about support staff standards, qualifications and training opportunities.
Find details on NQT induction, the MTL, and CPD for serving teachers.
In this section you will find useful online tools and resources.