How important are friendships at school? Being successful despite low grades How to Find the Perfect New Career for you Retaking your GCSEs – What are the Options? Visiting a Career Adviser Making Sure your CV is Up to Date Supporting your Child Outside of the Classroom Design Technology – What Kinds of Skills will a Child Learn? How to Secure the Perfect Job for You What Qualities are Needed to Make you a Good Teacher? Learning at home Tracking the progress of a child Special needs in education Top Five Tips For Finding Supply Teaching Jobs Job hunting What effect on education could leaving the EU have? Taking time off school Choosing a primary school for your child What are baseline assessments? What about home schooling? Responsibilities Of A Nursery Nurse Learning is not just for school Jobs for the New Year Teaching Phonics Classroom control Prospectuses for schools Finding your career path Reasons to Consider becoming a Supply Teacher Becoming self employed How to find that dream job Coping with stress as a teacher Keeping an eye on your child’s education Supply Work in Bracknell – The Considerations Teaching assistants Getting a school placement for your child Are teachers right to strike? Commuting to work Teaching – not what it use to be? How to make the most of your education Teaching Jobs available in the Northampton Area Dealing with Classroom Distractions Choosing your GCSE subjects How To Supply Teaching Jobs In Birmingham Preparing for your End of Year Exams Where to find educational news The Switch from School to University Looking for a good supply teaching agency? The Importance of Vocational Studies Teaching at a private school Various benefits of Teaching with a Tablet Teaching in London –Careers in the Capital Climbing the Teaching Career Ladder Education Jobs Special Needs Teaching Jobs German Education Index Education 4 you

Teaching Jobs available in the Northampton Area

About

Teaching is one of the best jobs available in society today. An opportunity to shape the minds of the next generation, to help them be the best that they can be. It’s also exciting. Every day is a different day when teaching, and it’s not always easy. Challenging children, from the violent to the cheeky, keep you on your toes. But the good outweighs the bad, and the reward of knowing that you have made a positive difference on the life of a young person far exceeds that of knowing you have made a positive difference on the bank balance of your boss.

Being a teacher in the UK also gives you the fantastic flexibility of choosing where you work. Whilst others might be pinned to certain cities with certain industries, teaching is everywhere, and moving jobs is simple. Many companies exist that can help you to find you a job, and if you have positive references from your last teaching job it shouldn’t be difficult for them to find you the job that you want. In Northampton teaching jobs are currently available and quality teachers are in high demand.

Though it has been a difficult few years for UK teachers, with much negative attention from certain parts of the press, there are reasons to be hopeful for the future of UK teaching. Though pay has been affected by the recession, UK teachers are still amongst the best re-numerated in the world. According to the 2014 ‘OECD Education at a Glance’ survey, between 2001 and 2011 the amount spent by the government on UK pupils, per head, has increased by 72%. Schools are better equipped for a digital world, and teachers receive the training and support to adapt to new technologies. Looking into the future, teaching seems likely to remain a stable and well renumerated profession.

As well as a thriving public sector jobs market, there are also many jobs to be had in the UK independent schools sector. In Northampton teaching jobs in independent schools are well renumerated and come with perks. Sometimes these perks include travel to exotic locations whilst escorting school groups, or working in a period building in beautiful surroundings. Some jobs in the independent sector come with increased pay and food and board, as the schools are often located in the countryside. The schools provide living accommodation on site, often in period buildings. The teaching in these locations is often more pastoral, especially for staff who live on site, as they must supervise the children at all hours. This is a different sort of teaching, but some people love it and if you’re one of them then you’ll be suprised at how many job opportunities there are at the moment.
Now is as good a time as any to move to a different teaching job in the UK. The economy is improving, the largest shocks to the education system have now been implemented, and the youngest generation are the first fully digital generation to reach UK schools. Nurturing this talent is a responsibility and a privilege for UK teachers.