Why teach Primary?
Choosing to become a primary teacher is a very popular option with excellent career prospects.
Who do you teach?
You will teach children aged 3 to 11 years, covering pre-school, reception and Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2.
What do you teach?
The full range of National Curriculum subjects such as:
- Design and Technology
- Art and Design
- Physical Education.
What salary can I expect?
As a newly qualified teacher (NQT) you would expect to earn a minimum of £21,500 a year, but this could be higher depending on your previous experience. You would also get extra payments for additional responsibilities or as a special educational needs (SEN) teacher.
If you progressed to a leadership role, you could earn anything from £40,000 to £100,000 per year depending on the school and position.