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RequiredRequired Question(s)
Required 1.

Which best describes your reasons for becoming a teacher or working in another role within the education sector?

The opportunity to pass on knowledge to children or help children with their education
Working in education was all I ever wanted to do
I stumbled upon the education sector after previously pursuing my first choice career
I thought it was easy work with long holidays
The challenge and diversity the role offers
Required 2.

What do you visit WorkinSchools for?

Job Search
Teaching Resources & Career Advise
Education Forums and networking with other education professionals
Education News
I haven't yet, but i'll check it out
Required 3.

How long did it take you to find a job in education?

One week
2 - 3 weeks
A month
2 - 3 months
4 - 6 months
6+ months
Still looking
Required 4.

How would you rate your level of satisfaction with your career in the education sector?

Highly satisfied
Somewhat satisfied
Somewhat dissatisfied
Highly dissatisfied
Required 5.

Did you find it difficult qualifying for a career in education and how do you feel about it now?

Highly Difficult, a real struggle, regret it
Had it's ups and downs but worthwhile in the end.
Qualifying was much easier than the actual job
Qualifying was much harder than the day to day role
Both qualifying and the role are a doddle
Required 6.

How do you rate the following within the UK education sector and your workplace?

 Terrible Not good Reasonable Good Excellent 
Level of qualification and time required to become a teacher?
Professionalism with the sector?
Quality of education provided to children?
Time and resources allocated to physical education?
Level of disipline and behaviour?
General job satisfaction amongst your colleagues and peers?
The sense of community within your place of learning?
School dinners where you work! healthy, nutritional...tasty?
Pensions within the education sector?
Career development opportunities?
Required 7.

How likely are you to stay in education the rest of your career?

Very likely
Somewhat likely
Somewhat unlikely
Very unlikely
Required 8.

How likely is it that you would recommend a job in education to your friends?

Very likely
Somewhat likely
Somewhat unlikely
Very unlikely
Required 9.

What is your gender?

Required 10.

Which category describes your age?

Younger than 18
18 - 24
25 - 34
35 - 44
45 - 54
55 - 64
65 or older
Prefer not to answer
Required 11.

Do you download or share teaching resources using the internet?

Yes, often
No, never
Required 12.

What best describes your employment status?

Employed full-time
Employed part-time
Not employed, but looking for work
Not employed, not looking for work
Required 13.

What phase do you work in?

Nursery education
Primary education
Middle education
Secondary education
Further education
Higher education
Special needs education