Staff development

Combining the best in online and in-person learning, our teacher training and whole-school CPD programmes will help your school to upskill, develop and retain confident teachers at all levels of the profession.

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Choose from three packages

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    SKE for trainees

    Build the subject confidence of your trainee teachers

    Boost your trainee's subject knowledge and teaching confidence before or alongside their teacher training with our 100% online, tutor supported Subject Knowledge Enhancement (SKE) courses.

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    Straight to Teaching

    Grow your own qualified teachers

    Prepare your talented TAs and unqualified teachers for QTS assessment while they continue to work at your school with our online and in-school professional development programme.

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    Upskill your teaching staff to Master's level

    Support your staff to develop their teaching practice and pedagogy with our online International Postgraduate Certificate in Education (iPGCE).

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    MA in Education with Pedagogy

    Qualify your teachers to Master's level

    Gain more highly qualified teachers by supporting your staff to develop their academic and professional knowledge, and hone real expertise in their field.

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    Gain more QTS-qualified teachers

    Support your staff to gain English QTS and an optional iPGCE while they work as part of your school team, anywhere in the world.

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    Assessment Only route

    Qualify experienced teachers in 3 months

    Enable your experienced teaching staff to gain qualified teacher status (QTS) while they continue to work at your school.

Schools recommend us

  • Straight to Teaching has had an outstanding impact on our school. We have the securest and strongest staffing structure that we have ever had.

    Alison Lawson, Headteacher
    Barnton Community Nursery & Primary, UK

Whole-school online training

Provide all your staff with a single point of access to a wide range of UK and internationally relevant professional studies, subject knowledge, safeguarding and duty of care courses on our online training platform, Develop.

It allows you to manage CPD more strategically, raise the standard of teaching across your school, align with best practice and ensure your whole school is up-to-date and compliant with the latest safeguarding and duty of care training.

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