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Promoting Quality in Teacher Education

The Universities Council for the Education of Teachers

The Universities Council for the Education of Teachers acts as a national forum for the discussion of matters relating to the education of teachers and professional educators, and to the study of education in the university sector and contributes to the formulation of policy in these fields. Its members are UK universities involved in teacher education, and a number of colleges of higher education in the university sector.

Our vision

High educational and personal achievement for all learners through excellence in teacher education.

Our mission

To act as an independent and authoritative voice on teacher education while supporting the quality, sustainability and professionalism of teacher education by encouraging cohesive partnerships, engaging constructively with stakeholders and drawing on research from across the UK and internationally.

More about our mission and Strategic Plan

Promoting high standards in the education and professional development of teachers

External Examiners

  • External Panel Members (x2): MA Disability and Mental Health Social Work (from September 2022)
    Yorks St. John University
  • MA Education (Hons)
    University of Aberdeen
  • MA in Educational Leadership programme (2022/23 academic year onwards)
    University of Chester
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Members' Job Vacancies

  • Senior Lecturer (Practice) in Secondary Education Science
    Middlesex University
  • PhD studentship: the myths and stories that shape looked after and previously looked after children’s experiences of the education system, to be supervised by Professor Elizabeth Hoult (principal supervisor), and Dr Lynette Shotton
    Northumbria University
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