JOBS & CAREERS SPRING 2018 - 136
With nearly half a million teachers working in state-funded
schools in England, this is a profession with plenty of
opportunities and advantages
ducation is the third largest sector in the UK in terms of workforce, employing
1.5 million people in the public sector alone. This doesn't just include teachers
in a traditional school environment - some teachers work in adult and
community learning, while others teach in the workplace and the voluntary
sector. There are also roles in human resources, business and finance and administration.
There are many advantages to becoming a teacher, some of which we have detailed, right.
Turn the page for more about teaching, including training options and salary expectations.
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