Do I need a PGCE if I’m going to be teaching at an independent school?
FAQs / Do I need a PGCE if I’m going to be teaching at an independent school?
As with the others above, it’s starting to become the required industry standard if you want to be able to apply for a job. Independent schools do not require any specific qualifications for applicants, but they prefer applicants with PGCEs, which means that Independent Schools are very much ahead of the curve.
For more on a PGCE degree, check out our bumper guide here: