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

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External Examiners

  • Primary PGCE Programmes
    University of Sunderland
  • PGCE with QTS (Primary and Early Years) and EYITT Bath Spa University (September 21 start)
    Bath Spa University
  • PGCE Secondary English
    Staffordshire University
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Members' Job Vacancies

  • Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Secondary Mathematics Education
    Nottingham Trent University
  • Senior Education Developer
    Birmingham City University
  • Principal Lecturer (Teaching) and Course Leader in PGCE Secondary
    University of Worcester
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