The Education & Training Foundation (ETF) launched Advanced Teacher Status (ATS) for teachers and trainers on 23 June 2017. This is a further step in improving and championing the quality of the sector’s teaching and training profession, and also develops the ETF’s trusted role in delivering the Department for Education’s workforce strategy.
Advanced Teacher Status (ATS) is the badge of advanced professionalism and mastery in further education and training. It is an advanced professional status that is conferred by the Education and Training Foundation (ETF) through the Society for Education and Training (SET).
This status recognises experienced education professionals who can demonstrate:
Two cohorts of ATS applicants have been filled and a third cohort will start in October 2018.
ATS will be a deserved badge of recognition for advanced teachers and trainers.
Achievement of ATS will allow you to:
Undertaking ATS is an excellent developmental opportunity that will enable you to:
We have worked closely with the Chartered College of Teaching to ensure holders of ATS will automatically be conferred Chartered Teacher Status.