Bedford is an exceptional place to train to become a qualified teacher or lecturer, allowing you to develop your career as well as lead a fulfilling life outside work.

You can undertake your teaching degree right here in Bedford and then, as a graduate, our three excellent teaching schools will get you both the qualifications you need and access to a great range of jobs.

The town also has a thriving and varied range of professional development courses. This helps NQTs progress quickly during the early stages of their career, and provides established teachers with new skills and various pathways to leadership.