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  • Get into teaching

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    Teaching offers both great career prospects and competitive financial rewards.

  • Trainee teacher

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    Find out about induction, access practice materials, and register for the QTS skills tests.

  • Teacher

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    Find information about salaries, professional development opportunities and support.

  • Training provider

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    Training providers can access resources and information on teacher training courses and programmes.

  • School leader

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    There are many ways in which you can develop your staff and school to optimise learning experiences.

  • Support staff

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    Find information about building and developing a career as a member of support staff.

  • CPD leader

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    This range of information and resources will help you to optimise your performance as a CPD leader.

  • Local authority

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    This section presents all the relevant information about schools in the interests of local authorities.

  • About the TDA

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    Learn all about our organisation – who we are, what we do, and our plans for the future.

  • Return to teaching

    Get information and free advice about the available routes for a return to the teaching profession.

  • Overseas trained teacher

    You may be eligible to work in England while achieving qualified teacher status.

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All statutory guidance and legislation referenced on this site continues to reflect the current legal position, but may not reflect Government policy.



Welcome to ‘My CPD’. Save time and access in one place, tools to develop your professional career, enhance your teaching quality and impact in the classroom.

CPD Database

Visit the CPD Database to search for relevant quality assured CPD opportunities, including those that are free or specific to your role.

CPD Zone
Teacher Development Hub

Visit the Teacher Development Hub to access evidence based research and resources to raise performance in the classroom.

TD Hub
CPD Guidance

Want to know how to get the best out of yourself and others? Access our resources to understand what good CPD looks like, how to evaluate its impact and how to write a CPD policy.