Get school experience

Use this service if you're interested in becoming a teacher and want to find and request school experience in schools across England.

School experience allows you to find out more about teaching by visiting schools.

This service is only available for school experience at primary and secondary schools in England.

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Before you start

To request school experience, you’ll need to provide:

  • personal details - including your address
  • contact details - including your email and telephone number

As part of making a school experience request, your details will be registered with the Department for Education’s Get Into Teaching service .

This means you can get extra help and tailored advice and information about becoming a teacher.

If you're registered with our service or Get Into Teaching - we'll automatically add your personal and contact details to your school experience request.