Staff development

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

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Whole-school training in one place

Tes Develop provides a single point of access to a wide range of UK and internationally relevant professional studies, subject knowledge, safeguarding and duty of care courses for your whole school.

Covering a wide range of teachers' professional development needs, 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.

Choose from three packages

Professional studies

Professional studies

Over 50 courses covering everything that your staff need to improve their classroom practice and develop critical thinking skills.

Subject knowledge

Subject knowledge

Over 40 courses covering literacy for primary and core secondary subject areas and how to teach them.

Safeguarding and duty of care

Safeguarding and duty of care

Over 40 courses for your whole school community covering the latest safeguarding and duty of care training, powered by EduCare.

Standalone CPD courses to upskill teachers and school staff

We offer a range of flexible, 100% online continuous professional development courses covering innovative teaching techniques, practices and resources. 

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Supporting trainee and new teachers

Ensure your trainee teachers and NQTs get off to the best start with our range of online inductions and SKE courses:

Get trainees ready with our online ITT induction course

Our online course includes over 25 hours of key induction elements that will prepare your trainees with the essential knowledge they need before beginning their training in September.

Increase your trainees' subject-specific knowledge

Give your trainees a head start with their subject knowledge and teaching confidence with our 100% online, tutor-supported, Subject Knowledge Enhancement (SKE) courses which can be studied before or alongside Initial Teacher Training.

Help your new teachers succeed in their NQT year

Our NQT induction equips your NQTs with the tools to be effective teachers. It complements the personalised NQT induction plan that you develop for your new teachers and gives you access to an electronic platform, NQT Manager.

Retain and qualify your team with our teacher training programmes

From qualifying your support staff with our teacher training programmes to developing your leaders at every level, here's how we can help:

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Retain staff with Straight to Teaching

Retain staff with Straight to Teaching

You may already have outstanding staff, such as TAs working within the school and we can help you to develop those talented individuals into qualified teachers.

Qualify experienced staff with Assessment Only

Qualify experienced staff with Assessment Only

Our Assessment Only route can help your staff with significant teaching experience to achieve Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) in just 12 weeks. 

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Tes magazine

The magazine is essential CPD, bringing the latest pedagogical insight, research and best practice for schools.

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
Source: Case study

Get in touch

Want to find out more about how we can help your school? Fill in our short enquiry form and we'll be in touch. Alternatively, you can email us at recruitment@tesglobal.com or call us on +44 203 194 3050.

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