Becoming a teacher can be the most fulfilling career choice, as you help shape and guide pupils in preparation for their future. The importance of the profession cannot be understated, I am sure that majority of us can name our favourite teacher someone who influenced us in our younger years, that speaks volumes. Those who go on to work in the profession have a strong passion for making a difference and a desire to help young people on their journey.
So, if that in itself wasn’t enough – what other things may attract you? Here the MAT Recruitment team have collated some other considerations.
They say it’s the spice of life, certainly it is our understanding that no two days are the same! With each academic year comes a new cohort, bringing a variety of new experiences and learning styles you will need to adapt to.
For carers and parents especially those with young children, a career that provides flexibility to be available around the hours of your needs, is invaluable. With a generous number of holidays and natural alignment with school holidays, a teaching career provides that convenience that other professions cannot match.
A safe and strong career
Teaching is considered a highly secure position, education is a necessity and whilst other positions are now competing with technological automation, there will always be a need for educators. For those wishing to progress there is a variety of opportunities available in order to further develop in the sector.
Continual Professional Development
Every day is a School Day, as well as the option to build upon existing knowledge through teaching your specialism and engaging in thought provoking discussions with students, there is also the option of extra training and courses in order to build upon your transferable skills.
Teaching is a Vocation
It’s a calling, something you feel compelled to follow. Providing you with immense satisfaction, knowing you have helped, made a difference and seeing that positive impact on someone’s life is priceless.
If you would like to find out more about how we at MAT Recruitment can help you with finding the right role for you give our team a call or email us on firstname.lastname@example.org
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