Teaching stories

We spoke to teachers from varied backgrounds and roles about what teaching means to them, including how they made the decision to teach and what steps they took to get into teaching.

Video stories

Making the change

You can become a teacher at any stage of life. Our teachers come from all sorts of different professions...

Teaching in the East Riding

What do teachers enjoy about living and working in the East Riding of Yorkshire?...

The joys of teaching

See what makes these teachers love coming to school every day...

How did you get into teaching?

Listen to how these teachers got into teaching and the different routes they took...

Career progression & support

How were these teachers supported when getting into teaching, and what opportunities have opened up for them...

Any advice you would give?

What advice would these teachers give anyone looking to get into teaching?...

Think teaching is for you?

We recognise the importance of a great teacher. It’s somebody who can connect and engage with a child, encourage, inspire, challenge and bring out their very best. It’s somebody who wants to make a difference. If you think this is you, we’d love for you to join us and teach in the East Riding.

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