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The ideal male

We all know there's a shortage of males in primary schools, so to help you discover if you're a suitable candidate, Brunel University has devised the identikit "perfect male primary teacher". According to female teachers questioned, they're after a bloke with an enthusiastic approach to teaching, an ability to listen, a lack of arrogance, a good sense of humour, one who's willing to work in a team, and be a strong role model.

Only paragons of virtue need apply.

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