Training as a Teacher

Training as a Teacher

For people who already have a degree – in any subject – a PGCE is the easiest way in. Primary teaching will accept people with any University degree, but for teaching in a secondary school you will need a degree related to the subject you wish to teach.

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Who Pays for my DBS Checks?

Who Pays for my DBS Checks?

There is a whole range of jobs and volunteer opportunities in the UK which require DBS checking – a system of checking through police records to weed out people with a serious criminal past, or those who have a history of abuse or crimes against children or vulnerable adults.

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Volunteers and DBS

Volunteers and DBS

According to public statistics, there are around 15 million people in the UK who volunteer at least once a month. Volunteers undertake a whole host of roles in the community, from working in shops belonging to one of the large national chains, to organising fundraising events for smaller, local charities.

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