20% of teachers aim to leave within two years

Date: 16.04.2019

In a survey, National Education Union’s polled more than 8,000 teachers, school leaders and support staff from across the UK.

 

Two fifths of respondents (40%) predict they will no longer be working in education by 2024, and almost one fifth of all respondents to the survey (18%) expect to be gone within two years.

 

Where do you see yourself…

In two years’ time?

In five years’ time?

In the same role

33%

11%

Looking for promotion in the same workplace

10%

8%

Looking for promotion elsewhere

9%

9%

Changing role or setting but remaining in education

19%

13%

No longer working in education

18%

40%

Don't know

11%

19%

 

See NEU post