Teach in England
Want to teach in England?
If your looking to kickstart your new teaching journey abroad, teaching in England is a great choice for Canadian teachers who are looking for a reliable, stable and internationally-valued teaching experience.
When you embark on your new adventure in England as a qualified teacher, you’ll have the option to undertake any teaching work that suits you, so your job can fit around your new venture. Thanks to a favourable teacher ratio in England, schools can offer faster career progression than you would expect in Canada.
Get teaching experience in England
Teaching in England is a great way to get teaching experience, especially if you’re in the early stages of your career. Our brilliant partner schools are looking for ambitious new teachers to fill a variety of roles to suit your lifestyle. What’s stopping you from making the move and developing your career?
TEACH AND travel
England has so many places to visit and things to do and there are over 40 international airports so you can travel all over Europe during the school holidays or on weekends.
Join the community
When you relocate with us, you’ll be joining a huge community of Canadian teachers who have also made the move to teaching in the UK. Our Accommodation Facebook group is here to provide help and support for teachers looking for accommodation and flatmates in the UK.
Benefits of teaching with Engage
We’ve learnt that a supported teacher is a successful teacher, as soon as you begin teaching with Engage Education you immediately qualify for our pool of brilliant benefits
Your Own Personal Engage Consultant
When you get in touch with Engage, we’ll assign you your own personal Engage consultant from our local Canadian office. Our Canadian consultants are all former teachers with international teaching experience, so they’re best placed to give you great relocation advice! Once you arrive in the UK you’ll also have contact with a UK-based consultant, who will offer you relocation support and be your first point of contact for any questions you have about your school, working in England, or anything else!
Professional Development and Support
Once you’re working in your dream school, our support doesn’t stop there. Our Teaching & Learning Partnership team is made up of former SLT-level teachers who are on hand to liaise with you and your school to pinpoint any areas for further development and will work with you to create tailored CPD sessions to help you be the best educator you can be. We also have CPD sessions held at multiple locations around the country which are free to attend for all teachers that cover a variety of supplementary topics.
24/7 Wellbeing Support
We understand that there are times when teaching seems too much to handle, especially when you have recently relocated to a whole new continent. That’s why, when you become an Engage teacher, you’ll be signed up to our Employee Assistance Programme with our partners at the Education Support Partnership. The Employee Assistance Programme gives you access to 24/7 well-being support, face-to-face counselling sessions, financial and legal advice, and a host of other support benefits when you need them.
iday is a global revolution in teacher recruitment. Our virtual recruitment events give teachers and schools the opportunity to connect with each other, even when travel isn’t possible.
You’ll have a day of interviews with schools which are hand-selected for you based on your skills and requirements. Interviewing with multiple schools gives both you and the employer a chance to find the perfect match and it’s all managed by our expert teams. 94% of iday participants land a job offer – it really works!