New research shows teachers starting salaries beat the UK average by 3,500
However, this number fills only 93 per cent of the targeted places, compared to 95 per cent last year.
This could be down to the bad reputation teaching jobs have with some of the population, as the old (but wholly incorrect) adage goes “those who can’t do&hellipteach”.
Quite contrary to the above statement, teaching is largely regarded as one of the most fulfilling and rewarding jobs a person can undertake, and as detailed below, choosing teaching as a career is a very smart choice, not just professionally, but financially.
The team over at Edustaff, a teacher recruitment agency, has conducted some research into the benefits a teaching career has over other professions. They have revealed that teaching salaries and benefits far exceed many other popular vocations.
Here is a comparison of statistics on the average teacher working in the UK&hellip