Not surprisingly the vast majority of students completing courses leading to qualified teacher status (QTS) enter teaching.
Your essential careers issue is the development of a realistic awareness of the kind of job you want, and of an effective jobsearch strategy.
You might also want to plan the longer term development of your career, either within teaching or a different field. The skills and qualities developed through teaching are recognised in many careers.
Six months after completing their course last year, almost all Wolverhampton NQTs (newly-qualified teachers) were employed as teachers. Some were continuing to study alongside their work, in most cases for a modular master’s degree at this university. Read the full report.
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