Further Education Teaching Professionals

Further education teaching professionals supervise and teach trade, technical, commercial, adult education, secondary and post-secondary courses to students beyond minimum school leaving age.


New workers

New workers start around £14,269. Normal pay is £34,364 per year.
Highly experienced workers can earn up to £50,952.

Available jobs

In the past year there were 70,153 vacancies for this type of job


Projected job growth over the next 8 years

Related courses

People work towards these careers by taking these courses at college and uni.

What they do most days?

  • Liaises with other professional and commercial organisations to review course content.

  • Assists with the administration of teaching and the arranging of timetables.

  • Arranges instructional visits and periods of employment experience for students.

  • Prepares, administers and marks examinations, essays and other assignments.

  • Prepares, delivers and directs lectures, seminars and tutorials.

Hard Skills

Hard skills are specific, learnable, measurable, often industry or occupation-specific abilities related to a position.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Nursing

  • Account Management

  • Machinery

  • Mental Health

  • Midwifery

  • Curriculum Development

  • Numeracy

  • Auditing

  • Adult Education

  • Finance

Soft Skills

Soft skills can be self-taught and usually do not necessitate a certain completed level of education.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Teaching

  • Communication

  • Management

  • Customer Service

  • Planning

  • Sales

  • English Language

  • Leadership

  • Research

  • Interpersonal Communications

How do I get a job like this?

People in these types of job started their career paths after studying courses like the ones below.