Dedicated to teaching maths & physics

Find out more

Interested in employing a Scholar?

Find out more

Welcome to Future Teaching Scholars

The Future Teaching Scholars programme is a new and exciting route into teaching. It's designed for exceptional Maths or Physics students who want to teach.

Scholars continue in-depth study of their subjects via an undergraduate degree whilst also learning about teaching through training sessions, online modules and undertaking practical in-school experiences. Learn more about the structure of the programme and the Scholar journey here

We are currently looking for schools that have appropriate vacancies for Scholars to complete their Initial Teacher Training (ITT) in 2020. If you think that your learners deserve to be taught by passionate subject specialists who have three years experience and are committed to effective teaching and learning, then please get in touch.

Get in touch

Scholars access a valuable 6-year scholarship package that includes:

  • a £15,000 grant whilst studying for their Maths- or Physics-related degree
  • extensive personal and professional development support for 6 years based in outstanding Teaching Schools including:
    • national and regional events exclusively for Future Teaching Scholars
    • exciting school based activities during their undergraduate years
    • opportunities to be involved in research to improve Maths and Physics teaching
  • a place on a salaried Initial Teacher Training (ITT) course tailored to their needs, resulting in the award of Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)
  • a pre-ITT course in the summer after they graduate
  • support in finding your their teaching job after achieving QTS
  • membership of an elite cohort of Future Teaching Scholars
Get in touch

Latest News

We hear from the head teachers.

07 February 2020

Mark McKelvie, Principal of Pudsey Grangefield School, shares his thoughts...


Scholars settling in at schools.

31 January 2020

Scholar Muhammed Uddin tells us about his experience...


Sharing tips for ITT.

24 January 2020

Scholars part way through their ITT year share their top tips...


Scholars snapped up by schools.

17 January 2020

Future Teaching Scholars impress heads as cohort two attend interviews...


Latest on Twitter

Have I got what it takes?

Could your school benefit from a Scholar?

  • 3 years teaching experiences in schools
  • subject specialist that is committed to teaching
  • experienced in school-led research
Read more