Membership

Whether you’re interested in developing your teaching practice, expanding your network or discovering more evidence-informed research, the Chartered College of Teaching is here for you. Joining is simple. We offer five types of membership, seen below as every stage of your career in teaching.

 Student Teacher

Free

Available to full-time students, those studying to become teachers from early years to further education and teachers currently taking a break to return to full-time study. 

NQT

£22.50 First year

For NQTs in early years, primary, middle, secondary and further education employed to teach children or young people 0-19 yrs. 

Member

£45 Annually

For teachers in early years, primary, middle, secondary and further education employed to teach children or young people 0-19 yrs.

Professional Affiliate

£45 Annually

Available to colleagues working alongside teachers and leaders in an early years setting, school, college, or Higher Education Institutions as well as not for profit organisations.  

Fellowship

£85 Annually

Available to all teachers with a minimum of ten years' experience 

Group membership

A group or whole-school approach

NB. As free membership, student teachers do not receive our termly copy of Impact but receive* the yearly publication The Profession. Both publications are also available to access on our member's platform and read online. *Students only receive a printed copy of The Profession if joining before September 2018.
Newly qualified teachers have access to all member benefits at a discounted rate for their first year.
Affiliates do not have the ability to vote and stand in council elections.
Fellows must be nominated by a peer with a similar level of experience.