Education Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Education

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Education Skills List in Education

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for an Education role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Education job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 19% of Education job descriptions contained teaching as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

teaching
19%
religious education teacher
19%
education
16%
prison
12%
schools
12%
teaching assistant
12%
alternative education
10%
head of education
10%
headteacher
10%
prison education
10%
teacher
10%
secondary school
8%
deputy headteacher
8%
additional needs
8%
learning support
8%
send
8%
further education
8%
ks1
8%
ks2
8%
assistant head teacher
8%
quality assurance
8%
qualified teacher
6%
cover supervisor
6%
adult education
6%
alternative provision
6%
primary school
6%
south liverpool
6%
lecturing
6%
qts
4%
leadership
4%
education support
4%
hlta
4%
school support
4%
sen
4%
student support
4%
teaching support
4%
working with young people
4%
pe
4%
primary teacher
4%
higher education
4%
tutoring
4%
re teacher
4%
religious studies teacher
4%
rs teacher
4%
early career teacher
4%
ect
4%
learning
4%
curriculum development
4%
education leadership
4%
educational leadership
4%
mailchimp
4%
specialist teacher
4%
advice
4%
upload
4%
education practitioner
4%
partnerships
4%
classroom assistant
4%
ks3
4%
ks4
4%
semh
4%
microsoft excel
4%
offender learning
4%
special education
2%
cover staff
2%
cover teacher
2%
management
2%
overseeing
2%
policies
2%
sits
2%
case management
2%
wellbeing
2%
young people
2%
assistant headteacher
2%
head of department
2%
physical health
2%
primary education
2%
secondary education
2%
supply
2%
cardiff
2%
nqt
2%
pgce
2%
religious education
2%
religious studies
2%
secondary
2%
tutor
2%
mentor
2%
experienced trainer
2%
member development
2%
membership growth
2%
sales
2%
physical education
2%
director of education
2%
executive headteacher
2%
executive principal
2%
principal
2%
public sector
2%
graduate teaching assistant
2%
learning support worker
2%
ta
2%
eal teaching assistant
2%
aat
2%
academies
2%
access
2%
accurate data entry
2%
accurate record keeping
2%
budget management
2%
cima
2%
communication skills
2%
confidentiality
2%
english
2%
gcse
2%
management accounts
2%
maths
2%
schools finance
2%
statutory accounts
2%
children and young people
2%
educational services
2%
programme management
2%
programme manager
2%
project management
2%
project manager
2%
deputy head teacher
2%
head teacher
2%
offenders
2%
slt
2%

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