Sep 28, 2013 · This week's Secret Teacher explains what it's like to plunge into teaching with fellow PGCE students almost half your age – and offers careers advice to others considering the leapAuthor: The Secret Teacher.
Oct 13, 2014 · Who are mature students? Mature students are anyone over the age of 21 who didn't go to university after school or college. Some might have taken gap years to volunteer and travel the world, while 40% of mature students are over 30 and have had work, mortgage, or family responsibilities.
Adult learners can apply for grants and bursaries to help pay for courses and training. Usually, you do not have to pay this money back. For most grants and bursaries you apply directly to the Author: Government Digital Service.