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Physics teaching is one of the most challenging and fulfilling careers you could consider. And our schools need more specialist physics teachers than ever before.

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We have plenty of information to help you make an informed decision on becoming a physics teacher, from the training options available, how to apply and what we can do to support you.

Not only do you have a choice on how to train but there are also options on what additional subjects your training will include, such as Physics with Science and Physics with Maths choices available.

We also award £25,000 tax-free funding and mentoring support through our Teacher Training Scholarships programme. Applications are now open for the 2015/16 academic year.

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