Welcome to Department for Education

The Department for Education is responsible for children’s services and education, including early years, schools, higher and further education policy, apprenticeships and wider skills in England.

DfE is a ministerial department, supported by 18 agencies and public bodies.

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Job Opportunities

Trainee Teachers

  • UK-wide
  • 20 May 2019

The DfE is responsible for education and children’s services in England.  We work to achieve a highly educated society in which opportunity is equal for children and young people, no matter what their background or family circumstances. One such area we do this is by attracting high-quality graduates into teaching. To help attract high-quality graduates with the potential to be exceptional teachers, a range of tax-free bursaries or prestigious scholarships of £30,000* are available to train as a physics teacher. There’s even support in place before you apply - when you register with DfE’s Get Into Teaching website, you could receive free tailored advice...

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