You may be thinking of becoming a teacher and need experience to see if teaching is right for you. Seeing first-hand what it is like to be a teacher in a variety of schools can help you decide whether it is what you want to do.
Completing voluntary placements in schools demonstrates that you are motivated and have insight into what it takes to be a teacher, which is an important factor to reassure others that you will be successful in completing your teacher training. If you are already volunteering in a school, you could be at the top of the priority list if any training opportunities arise. Volunteering at a school can provide: