Useful links from the DfE
Teacher subject specialism training (TSST) courses:
Find and apply for free teacher subject specialism training in England, available in secondary mathematics, core maths, physics and modern foreign languages.
Mathematics early-career payments:
Guidance for teachers and schools – Terms and conditions for mathematics early-career payments. Eligible mathematics teachers can apply for early-career payments of up to £7,500, after tax, with this pilot scheme.
Access funding for continuing professional development in science:
Project ENTHUSE provides bursaries to help teachers and technicians attend continuing professional development (CPD) courses.
Join the Future Leaders programme to help you progress to headship:
The Future Leaders programme develops senior leaders to become headteachers in challenging schools.
Get help to increase participation in advanced maths:
The advanced mathematics support programme provides CPD, resources and support to improve teaching and increase participation in post-16 maths education.
Join the Future Physics Leaders programme to develop as a specialist:
The Future Physics Leaders programme helps teachers develop specialist subject knowledge, become a physics leader and work towards becoming a chartered physicist.
Get support to increase the take-up of A level physics:
The Stimulating Physics Network provides free, bespoke support for teachers of physics to increase the take-up of A level physics, particularly by girls.
Help GCSE and A level students transition to higher level physics:
Isaac Physics provides online extension material and continuing professional development, to help prepare students to study physics and related courses at university.