Raising standards in teaching, leadership and workforce development within the education and training sector

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Read our submission to the Education Committee’s Inquiry into apprenticeships and traineeships for 16-19 year olds

The Education and Training Foundation has recommended an evidence-based approach to supporting the professional development of teachers, trainers and leaders involved in the delivery of apprenticeships and traineeships, based on the findings of the Commission on Adult Vocational Teaching and Learning.

New workforce data reports published


Understanding trends and patterns across the sector

New reports published provide a data set about the entire workforce, allowing organisations and employees to see how they compare to others in terms of gender balance, pay, percentage of qualified staff and areas which are hardest to recruit. Read the reports here 

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Top maths graduates can now get up to £35,000 on top of salary Teaching in further education is set...

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Looking to teach in further education?


Teaching in FE is a fantastic and rewarding experience, every week is different from the last, for more information please visit the FE Advice website.​

Supporting skills, improving practice


The Excellence Gateway provides you with easy access to thousands of resources to support your professional development in the FE and Skills sector.​

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FOL provides online learning for staff. Access free programmes covering a range of subjects including leadership, safeguarding and equality.