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  • ISC Teacher Training

    Graduates considering teaching as a career can find out more here.

  • ISC Teacher Training

    Independent schools wanting to train teachers can find out how to here.

  • How to apply

    Applicants from overseas can still gain a teaching qualification in the UK. Find out how.

  • What to expect

    With on the job training, you will obtain Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) whilst working. Find out how.

For Trainees

Do you want to train to teach in an independent school?

Information and help needed to start your career in teaching.

For Independent Schools

Is your school interested in teacher training and helping graduates attain QTS status.

Guidance on how to offer places to train on the job in your school.

ISC Teacher Training can help you if you are an undergraduate or graduate considering teaching as a career or if you are an independent school wanting to train your teachers.

The Independent Schools Council (ISC) represent over 1,200 independent schools, educating more than 500,000 children in the UK, for more information on ISC see www.isc.co.uk. ISC independent schools all belong to our member associations. Schools are only accepted into membership if they meet the association's high standards.

This site does not provide a comprehensive list of all the options available for trainee teachers and independent schools but offers information about commonly used routes.