Teachers: Armed Forces

Children, Schools and Families written question – answered on 30th March 2010.

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Photo of Michael Gove Michael Gove Shadow Secretary of State (Children, Schools and Families)

To ask the Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families how many former service personnel have entered the teaching profession as a result of his Department's Transition to Teaching programme since the programme was established.

Photo of Vernon Coaker Vernon Coaker Minister of State (Department for Children, Schools and Families) (Schools and Learners)

The Transition to Teaching programme was launched in July 2008. 14 ex-service personnel have been supported in total, with 11 still involved in the programme in the following capacities:

two are on Initial Teacher Training (ITT) five are actively considering applying for ITT four are being supported by advisers in making a decision.

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