Options with your degree

On this page you will be able to explore a range of careers information and resources associated with Teaching and Education.

TARGETjobs - Teaching and Education
TARGETpostgrad - For all routes into teacher training.

Teach First operates as an independent charity, offering training places to graduates who can make a real difference in the most challenged secondary and primary schools. 

​Using Graduate Prospects, search:
Teaching and Education
Youth and Community Work


Career Guides

Department for Education - Get into teaching.
Education Workforce Council - Regulatory body for education practitioners in Wales. - HMC Teacher Training for Independent Schools. - Independent Schools Council. - Teaching and Education information covering routes into teaching, applying for a graduate teaching post.
Routes into Teaching - document by AGCAS providing information about all the steps to getting into teaching.
TARGETjobs - View Career Sectors for options with your degree.
TARGETpostgrad - *Training and qualification routes.
*For this information in Welsh - see Related Documents on right hand links.
Teacher Training and Education in Wales -  For training to teach in Wales and Education-related careers without QTS.
UCAS - Application for Teacher Training.

Job Seeking

Teaching in Schools
TARGETjobs - *Teaching and Education jobs.
*For this information in Welsh - see Related Documents on right hand links.
TARGETpostgrad - how to write your personal statement for a teaching job.

Opportunities in Schools
Eteach - Opportunities in state sector, Independent schools and Academies.
Schools Web Directory - UK local authority websites.
Teach First- Graduate leadership and teacher training programme for specific subject areas.
TES Connect - Times Educational Supplement, register to receive alerts.

Search online for:
Cultural or Religious newspapers.
Teacher recruitment agencies in your area.

Opportunities in Education
Cardiff Third Sector Council - Vacancies and opportunities in the voluntary sector.
Children and Young People Now - Broad range of information and opportunities, working with children and young people.
Direct gov - Search vacancies, A-Z list of all local authorities in England, N. Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
Eteach - Opportunities in Education and Teaching. - Global experts in British Independent education. - Local Government Jobs and Opportunities. - Times Educational Supplement.

Education Alternatives
TARGETpostgrad - Alternative careers in Education​