Teaching is more than a great job

Article by Voice's General Secretary in 'SecEd'

By Deborah Lawson, General Secretary, Voice


Teaching is more than a great job.  It is, at least for most, a vocation.  What it is not, is something that everyone can do.  Those who enter the teaching profession choose to do so because they want to, and believe they can, make a difference.  Teachers guide and inspire their pupils to acquire learning habits that will lead not only to the acquisition of knowledge, but the application of knowledge and learning to success for life.

Read the SecEd article, "Recruitment and retention: Long-term gain?", here.

Further information


Voice’s response to Strengthening Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) and Improving Career Progression for Teachers.

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