Herts for Learning will be hosting the Teach in Herts Teacher Recruitment Fair at Hertfordshire Development Centre, Stevenage on Saturday 10th March 2018 between 10:00am and 2:00pm.
Aimed at experienced, newly-qualified (NQT), current, returning and overseas-qualified teachers, as well as those considering retraining to become a teacher, the award-winning recruitment fair is free to attend.
There will be a number of informative and inspiring workshops on offer to support attendees, including:
career changers/new careers in teaching:
- National College for Teaching and Leadership
(NCTL): train to be a teacher: the routes available
- my school direct journey
- graduate teacher apprenticeship
experienced or NQT teachers:
- Hertfordshire: why it is the best place to teach
- NQT induction in Hertfordshire
- tips for applying for your first teaching post
- working in a special needs school
- teaching in the UK for overseas trained teachers
- NCTL: return to teaching: the support available
- supporting returners and overseas qualified teachers
to get in to secondary teaching in Hertfordshire
drop-in sessions available for:
- Early Years
- Secondary (available in workshop).
In addition to this, there will be representatives from Hertfordshire schools to meet face-to-face and discuss any job vacancies, Teaching School Alliances and School Direct Providers. Experienced teaching professionals will be able to offer advice on all routes into teaching and be able to answer any specific questions that attendees may have.
Commenting on the forthcoming teacher recruitment fair, Andrew de Csilléry, Managing Director at Herts for Learning, said: “the education sector is facing a recruitment crisis and we recognise that this is the number one challenge that schools face, not only in Hertfordshire but nationally."
"At Herts for Learning, we want to support our shareholding schools in finding and retaining high-quality teaching staff, by assisting them with the recruitment process and providing excellent training and development opportunities for staff at all levels of their teaching careers.”
To register for this free-to-attend event and beat the queues on the day, please visit the Teach in Herts website.