The Reading Corner

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What is the average Primary School Teacher salary in the UK?

Pay for teachers in the UK is determined by the School Teachers Pay and Conditions Document (STPCD) which is legally…

  • Your Career
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How does the teacher pay scale compare with other graduate jobs?

There are tonnes of ways of getting into teaching right now, many of which are generously funded. Pay for teachers in…

  • Your Career
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Become a teacher for free with the Engage Teacher Training Programme

At Engage, we know there are many people in Ireland who want to get into teaching, but the cost of…

  • Become a Teacher
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How to manage disruptive pupils

It is important to manage disruptions in your classroom – or to get out ahead of them with preventative methods…

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What is the average secondary school teacher salary in the UK in 2019?

In 2019, UK ministers agreed a 2.75% raise for all teachers in maintained schools across the board, including those on…

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Teaching in a UK Primary School: The Basics

Being one of the first educators in a child’s life isn’t without its pressures but can be hugely rewarding. As…

  • Your Career
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My SEND Career: Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS)

CAMHS stands for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services, which is a multidisciplinary approach to the mental health of young…

  • SEND
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How teachers can make the most of the summer holidays

The summer holidays are undeniably one of the best perks of teaching – no matter how much you profess to…

  • Your Career
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How to prepare for a parent teacher interview

Whether you’re an NQT or you have years of teaching experience, meeting with parents at a parent-teacher conference can be…

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