University of reading

The University of Reading is the awarding body for most of our School Direct QTS+PGCE programmes. 

Reading University is one of the country's leading providers of teacher training and have a direct and positive impact on the lives of young people.

As a secondary teacher you have the opportunity to share your passion for your favourite subject. You will inspire, enthuse and motivate future generations and help them to understand the wider world.

At the Institute of Education they will help you to harness all these qualities. You will develop your teaching skills and curriculum knowledge and gain the confidence and management skills you need to teach in a secondary environment.

You will benefit from the Institute's world-class teaching, supportive environment, and incredible resources and facilities. Their excellent partner arrangements - with around 80 local schools - will give you the chance to apply your skills to a real world setting, and the opportunity to connect with future employers.