Position: Head of Department
5 Bits of Advice About: Being a Teach First-er
- Don’t be over-cynical, don’t be over-keen about TF. There’s good and bad in every organisation.
- Listen to your mentors. They are the route to easier days ahead.
- Reflect. Your thought about what you should do in the next lesson is vital.
- Be resilient. Each term the lessons will be smoother and you’ll enjoy it more.
- Rest. Your home is a place where you relax. Your school is a place where you work.