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You can train to teach any one of a wide variety of subjects. However, some subjects are particular priorities and so additional financial support is available. If you're eligible, you may be able to receive tax-free funding of up to £25,000 to support your training.

If you're interested in teaching one of the subjects below, but studied for a different degree, you can boost your subject knowledge before you begin training by completing a subject knowledge enhancement (SKE) course


Find out more about the benefits of teaching:

We also have information for engineers who are interested in becoming a teacher

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Extra support

As an applicant to teach a shortage subject, our enhanced support programme, Premier Plus, is available to you. Register with us today to receive one-to-one advice and exclusive benefits.