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Education Career Advice UK and Ireland

Below is a list of potential education careers, including teaching and training, with any links leading to advice on development and job prospects within England, Scotland, Wales and Northern or Republic of Ireland. Find out how to be a teacher, lecturer, teaching assistant or training manager.

Lecturer - Higher Education
lecturing students over the age of 18 at colleges or universities.

Primary School Teacher
teaching young children at primary schools.

Secondary School Teacher
teaching children up to the age of 16.

Teaching Assistant
supporting teachers in the classroom and assisting pupils, including those with special educational needs.

Training Manager
HR and staff development / managent roles.

Advice on potential jobs in education, including teacher and trainer roles from Careers Guide UK and Ireland.