If you’re looking for a real challenge - one where you can use your intelligence and personality to help solve one of the country’s biggest problems - Teach First has a unique opportunity for you.
The link between how well you do at school and how much your family earns is stronger in the UK than almost anywhere in the developed world. We’re changing this and you can too.
We believe that inspirational teaching and leadership are vital to helping every child succeed, regardless of their background. We support exceptional people like you to become influential leaders through our Leadership Development Programme (LDP) in schools across England and Wales.
Informed by 14 years of development, our world-class programme combines global best practice in leadership development and teacher training. During the 2 year programme you’ll gain a fully-funded Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip), worth double the credits of a PGCE to become a qualified teacher. Covering both education and leadership, you’ll then have the option to top the qualification up to a Master’s degree. The LDP gives you the opportunity to make a real impact whilst earning qualifications that could help you get closer to your career goals, whatever they may be. If you can inspire in the classroom, you can bring resilience, efficiency and imagination to any environment, no matter where your career takes you.
Over 10,000 people have joined the LDP so far. Many have remained in the classroom and many others are working in leadership roles across all sectors of the economy. What they all have in common is a belief that every child should have equal opportunities in education and in life, and the knowledge they are contributing towards this goal.
Click here for more information and to apply for your place in our 2018 cohort.