Croydon religious education The Croydon Standing Advisory Council on Religious Education (SACRE) and RE syllabus. Appointment of experienced teachers Teaching vacancies, information for teachers interested in returning to the profession and guidance for overseas trained teachers. Newly qualified teachers (NQTs) Information for primary and secondary newly qualified teachers. Schools An overview of local schools, benefits of teaching in Croydon, Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and teacher case studies. Appointment of overseas trained teachers Overseas trained teachers are welcomed to apply for any job advertised by the Croydon local education authority. However, if the teachers do not have qualified teacher status (QTS), they can be employed on the unqualified teacher pay scale. Training to be a teacher Different training routes and ways of gaining Qualified Teacher Status (QTS).