A Career In Education
5/19/2021 12:00:00 AM

Parents To Teachers: Could A Career In Education Be Right For You?

Are you a parent who has been thinking more and more about teaching?  Have you ever wondered if a career in education could be the right fit?  Do you feel like you have something to contribute?  Could your experience help shape young minds at the most crucial point?  Would you like to find out?  Let’s take a look inside the TELLAL Teacher Training options and see if they could work for you.

Transitional Steps

Being a parent is one of the most rewarding roles we can undertake as adults.  Not only can we help to raise thoughtful, compassionate and inclusive individuals, but we often learn a lot about ourselves along the way.  Having young ones about can open our eyes to the potential of youth and how important it is to give them the right tools to succeed in, and contribute to, the world around them.  That is why teaching is so invaluable to shaping the character of our children and why so many parents make excellent teachers.

The Benefits of a Career in Education

For current parents thinking about teaching, there are several key benefits that are particularly suited to their situation.  Although it requires plenty of hard work, teaching is extremely rewarding and can often provide valuable insight into how to support and engage your own children and vice versa.  Parents may have successful techniques that have worked at home, that could be hugely helpful in the classroom.  They can bring useful real world experience into a teaching career, from their time at home and from any previous roles they have had.  It might even appeal to work in the school your children attend (though we understand if not as well!).  For those parents who have been concentrating on their own little ones, pursing a career in education can be extremely fulfilling.  As a well-respected profession, teachers are highly valued in society and working in a school can give you a sense of community and accomplishment, not to mention allow you to enhance your family’s standard of living.

The TELLAL Difference

When it comes to investing in your future, you want to make sure you make the right choices.  At TELLAL we understand how daunting and exciting it can be to start a new career, whether for the first, second or even third time.  We want to make sure you can get the most out of your experience, so we have ensured that our teaching qualifications are the best of the best.  Here are some of the reasons why our Diploma in Global Teaching Practice and our Extended Diploma in Global Teaching Practice, with its specialist pathways in Arabic Language, Early Years, Moral Education, Special Educational Needs and Disability, are so unique and impactful:


  • They are efficient: Our fast track Diplomas ensure you can become qualified in just 10 months

  • They are officially certified: Both of our Diplomas are awarded by Qualifi and approved by both KHDA and Ofqual which means the qualification you receive carries local and international portability.

  • They are engaging: Our training courses are designed to be practical and hands-on in order to maximise learning development and retention for all of our participants.

  • They include in-school placements with GEMS: Thanks to our long-standing partnership with GEMS Education we are able to offer our Diploma participants in-school placements within the GEMS network. Not only does this provide expert environments for our participants to draw experience from, but also enhances the opportunity for employment on completion of the course.



If you would like to talk to one of the TELLAL team about our new Diploma in Global Teaching Practice or the Extended Diploma in Global Teaching Practice, our course information sessions or how to register, please get in touch via +971 (0)4 403 5146 or [email protected]


Jade Peter-Swain
Vice President - Teacher Development Academy



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