Forty and ambitious

4th January 2008 at 00:00
A quarter of workers aged 45 to 50 planning a career change want to become teachers, according to a survey for the Training and Development Agency for Schools. They are more ambitious than younger entrants: 15 per cent of NQTs in their forties said they wanted to be a head or deputy head within five years, compared with six per cent of those in their twenties.

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