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Overview

There are many different aspects to this sector from classroom teaching, higher education lecturing, youth and community work to professional training.
The main employers are academies, free schools, local education authorities, colleges, universities, private schools, educational charities, private schools and professional training companies.

Take a look at the various links and job roles below to see what could be in store for you. 

  • For most you will need a degree in the subject you would like to teach or train although this is not always the case.
  • The efforts of volunteers worldwide are equal to 109 million full-time workers
  • Trainee Teachers are now eligible for a training bursary depending on their specialist subject and degree classification. 
Useful subjects:

• English • ICT  • History • Languages • Maths • Media • Music • Psychology • Science • Childcare 

Jobs ideas for this industry:

•  Primary School Teacher Secondary School TeacherHead Teacher • Education Welfare Officer  • Higher Education LecturerYouth Worker • Community Support & Outreach Worker • Family Support WorkerSocial Worker • Charity Fundraiser  (For more, check out the Job Areas below!)

Next step:

Explore this industry in detail through the job areas below which include detailed job ideas, local employers and opportunities. 

3 Job Areas

Did You Know?
The biggest school in the world is the City Montessori school in Lucknow, in India. It was set up in 1959 with just five pupils by Dr Jagdish Gandhi and his wife and currently has over 52,000 students and 1050 classrooms! Imagine that!

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Inclusive Learning Assistant Apprentice - West Suffolk College
Closing Date:
26th April 2024
Salary:
£ 21018 per year
Location:
Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
Employer Description West Suffolk College has evolved over more than 60 years from a small provider of evening classes for the people of Bury St Edmunds to an established, major player providing high quality Further and Higher education to the East Anglia regi...
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Business Administrator Apprenticeship - St Just Housing Limited
Closing Date:
31st May 2024
Salary:
£ 12168 per year
Location:
Linton, Cambridge,, Cambs
Employer Description St Just Housing is the landlord of a residential property portfolio consisting of 50 properties. Whilst the main office is in a rural location between Haverhill and Cambridge, the properties are situated all over East Anglia. Main descript...
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Apprentice Brain Injury Support Worker - Headway
Closing Date:
30th June 2024
Salary:
£ 11684 per year
Location:
Ipswich, Suffolk
Employer Description Headway Suffolk is a registered charity in England that offers advice, support, rehabilitation and support services to anyone (over the age of 16) who has, during their lifetime, sustained a brain injury through traumatic accident, stroke,...
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Conservation volunteering - April 2024
Closing Date:
30th April 2024
People can leave their worries behind when they come out on one of our conservation activities, as we provide all the necessary tools and equipment, and all the training/guidance they will need to do the job. This month we are getting quite constructive, with...
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Young Norfolk Writing Competition 2024
AGED 10 – 18? LOVE WRITING? WE’RE LOOKING FOR THE FRESHEST, BOLDEST WORDS IN NORFOLK • Individual prizes • Mentoring opportunities • The chance to have your work performed and published
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Conservation volunteering - March 2024
Applications for this role are now closed
Closing Date:
31st March 2024
Spring is in the air (“boing”, said Zebedee) so it’s time to get our tree planting finished (at Sprowston, Hingham and Horsford, where ‘urricanes ‘ardly ever ‘appen) and then we move on to pastures new. Well, strictly speaking it’s meadows new as we will be p...
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