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Jobseeking tips and techniques

With nearly 40 years of teaching under her belt and nearly 20 years in senior management TheoGriff draws on a wealth of experience to answer your questions about all aspects of job seeking.

TES Jobseeking forum

Thinking about teaching?

Chief Executive of The National College for Teaching and Leadership, Charlie Taylor, will answer your questions about choosing teaching as a career.

Prospective teachers

Behaviour advice

Tom is a full-time teacher in an inner-city school. He is on a mission to deliver practical guidance to help teachers take charge in the classroom. He runs the TES behaviour advice forum, writes for the TES regularly and trains teachers across the UK.

TES Behaviour forum

NQT and trainee teachers

'Sagacious' has been involved in teacher training since 1997 and he will answer questions from NQTs and student teachers.

Newly Qualified Teachers

Trainee teachers


Stephen Adamson, chair of the National Governors Association, will be on hand to answer your questions about any aspect of school governance.


The independent sector

TheoGriff spent many years as the head of a large HMC independent school. Now retired, Theo is the perfect person to answer your questions on any aspect of teaching in the independent sector.

Independent schools