Who can be my referee?
If you’re at uni or college, or finished within the last five years, we’d recommend that your first reference is from a tutor or lecturer who can comment on your academic achievements.
Your second referee can be someone who knows you well enough in a professional capacity – either from an academic or professional background.
Both your referees will be asked to comment on your suitability for teaching.
Your referee can’t be a family member or friend.
How do they provide a reference?
First off, speak to your referees to make sure they’re happy to provide one for you, and give them a heads up on...