Teaching in Non-School/College Settings

Sector overview

Overview of the Education sector 

Typical job profiles

Environmental education officer

Museum education officer

Outdoor education manager

Personal tutor


Useful online resources

General Information

Arts and Heritage Education

  • British Film Institute (BFI) Education resources and training opportunities
  • Engage - advocacy and support organisation for gallery education
  • GEM (Group for Education in Museums) - championing heritage learning, includes job opportunities
  • National Drama - training and resources
  • National Theatre - education strand

Environmental and Outdoor Education 

Hospital Education

Play Education

Prison Education

Traveller Education


Professional bodies

National Drama - professional association for drama teachers

National Association of Health Play Specialists (NAHPS)

Institute for Outdoor Learning

National Association of Teachers of Travellers and Other Professionals (NATT+)