How Teachers Can Save Money

This article provides information on how teachers can save money on shopping, holidays and more.

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At MyVoucherCodes we recognise the hard work that our teachers do. That’s why we have highlighted some of the best offers and promotions that are available right now to help teachers save money.

Discounts for Teachers

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This site has partnered with well-known brands such as My Protein, Pandora, JD Sports, Jet 2 Holidays, Charlotte Tilbury, and AA. Discount for Teachers is free to join and will give access to the brands already mentioned and more. Discount for Teachers has over 22 years of experience and a Trustpilot rating of 4.3.

What you need to know:

  • All those working in the education sector are eligible including student teachers, teaching assistants, and part-time and office staff. 
  • Exclusive teacher discounts are available.
  • Become a member and have offers sent straight to your inbox.
  • It’s free to join.
  • Members can potentially save hundreds of pounds each year. 

ODE Card - Exclusive Discounts for Teachers

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Available to educators and teachers, The ODE card is a Visa prepaid card. It offers cashback at hundreds of retailers including Sainsbury's, Boots, Argos, Pizza Hut, B&Q, Halfords, Waterstones, and more. Unlike a credit card, there is no credit check and you will need to top up your ODE card before spending. This card is totally free for the first 12 months and you can save up to 16% cashback at the 80 retailers onboard. 

What you need to know:

  • There is an annual fee of £2.99 after the first 12 months.  
  • You will need to top £5 to get started.
  • You can shop online and in-store.
  • You can combine it with existing retailer offers and loyalty cards. 
  • You can save up to £217 per year with the ODE Card. 

Teacher Perks

 

At Teacher PerksT, they believe that educators deserve some TLC. Founded in 2007 it offers exclusive perks, paid surveys, and school discounts. Teachers can also earn money by sharing their expertise by writing resources - earnings range from £50 to £1000. 

What you need to know:

  • You will need to work at a school, college, nursery or university to be eligible to join Teacher Perks. 
  • It is free to join Teacher Perks.
  • There is a range of high street partners that work with Teacher Perks to offer discounts and deals on everyday products and services. 
  • Taking part in paid surveys is optional but can earn up to £300 depending on the type of project. 

Travel Discounts Available to Teachers

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There are a number of travel and holiday companies that offer discounts to teachers. Here are some of the best offers available right now. It’s likely that at the time of booking you will need to supply a suitable ID to qualify for the discounts on offer. 

EasyJet Holidays

 

EasyJet Holidays were offering a £25 e-gift card on all holiday bookings to teachers. This does seem to have expired. However, giftcloud is well worth checking out in future for gift cards.

Booking.com

Teachers can save up to 15% plus an additional 4% cashback credit at Booking.com. Head to www.booking.com for more information.  

Wightlink - Isle of Wight Ferries

Teachers travelling to the Isle of Wight can save up to 20% on ferry crossings. Take a look at www.wightlink.co.uk for more information.  

Parkdean Resorts

Parkdean has 66 holiday parks across the UK and offers up to 10% off to teachers. Simply add this discount code at the checkout - TEACH33. Go to the website for the latest prices www.parkdeanresorts.co.uk 

Holiday Extras

Take the stress out of airport parking and locations across the UK at Holiday Extras. Up to an additional 30% discount is available to teachers. To find out more, go to the website www.holidayextras.com 

Discount Codes

Don't forget to make the most of the discount codes that MyVoucherCodes offer. From Boots to Argos, there is something for everyone. Check out our exclusive discount codes for the ultimate savings. 

Sarah-Jane Outten
Editor

Hi, I’m SJ. I’m an editor and content executive here at MyVoucherCodes. I started my journey here as a deals expert which gave me the skills to become a money-saving expert. You can find my tips and recommendations in various publications including The Sun, The Mirror, and The Telegraph.

I gained a degree in English Literature and Creative Writing in 2018, and I’ve put my writing skills into many projects since then. My portfolio at sarahjaneoutten.com includes my work with Cardiff Times, Buzz Magazine and more. 

I write poetry and short stories for pleasure and enjoy getting creative with watercolours and lino printing. I hope that I can merge my love of writing and art into a children's book in the future - watch this space!