More teachers are joining than leaving the profession, but will it be enough to meet demand?
The number of teachers has continued to grow this year and has done at a steady rate since 2010.
But is it growing fast enough?
As pupil numbers are expected to rise, demand for teachers is likely to increase, particularly in secondary schools.
Read more about whether we are meeting this growing demand here: https://thenferblog.org/2017/06/22/more-teachers-are-joining-than-leaving-the-profession-but-will-it-be-enough-to-meet-demand/