Trainee's itchy feet

Q Once I've got my GTP, can I teach abroad without post-qualified teacher status experience?

AIf you want a teaching job in another country in Europe, you won't be eligible until after your induction year. For countries outside the EU, check on All the embassies in the UK are at .

If you do decide to teach abroad after you leave training, you need to complete an induction period when you return.

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