There has been a sharp drop in teacher training applications for shortage subjects, according to new data released by UCAS.

Head teachers in Scotland have called for new powers to select staff they believe are best suited to improving standards at their schools.

Teachers’ salaries are being ‘outstripped by inflation and pay rises in the private sector’, which is contributing to recruitment issues is the sector, the Association of Teachers and Lecturers (ATL) has warned.

The National Teaching Service, which aimed to recruit good teachers to work in struggling schools, has been scrapped, the Department for Education (DfE) has confirmed.

The government is recruiting for three new members of the Education Honours Committee to recommend who should receive honours for their contributions to education.

The teacher recruitment crisis has become ‘so severe’ that it is impacting pupils’ performance at GCSE, according to the Association of School and College Leaders (ASCL).

The Nottingham City Education Improvement Board (EIB) has devised a new charter that aims to reduce workload and relieve pressure on teachers in the city.

Black or minority ethnic (BME) teachers are still ‘significantly under-represented’ in schools across England, according to analysis by the Bureau of Investigative Journalism.

92 per cent of students in initial teacher training (ITT) postgraduate courses were awarded qualified status (QTS) for the 2014/15 academic year, the highest proportion to date.

The forthcoming College of Teaching has opened applications for trustees to help establish the professional membership body.

The money schools are spending on advertising job vacancies has risen by 61 per cent since 2010, according to figures obtained by the Labour Party.

40 per cent of teachers who begin initial teacher training are not in a state school job five years later, according to new research from the Insti

If current recruitment and retention trends continue, teachers' pay will need to increase ‘significantly more than one per cent’ to ensure an adequate supply of good teachers, according to the School Teachers' Review Body.

Teachers in Jersey could face a salary cuts of up to £8,000 as part of new cost cutting measures.

Pat Glass has resigned as shadow education secretary, just two days after being appointed to the role.