How do I use MyEd Search?

How do I use MyEd Search?

Learn how to search, filter, save and compare on MyEd


  1. Start by selecting the type of learning provider you want to search for – nursery, primary school, secondary school, independent or special school, sixth form or college.
  2. Next, enter a location - this can be a postcode, street or city/town.
  3. Then, select a radius to define how wide you want your search to be.


  • You can then filter your results depending on whether you want to explore all the possible options in an area, or narrow your search, for instance, to a particular type and level of school.
  • Your results will be displayed on a map and in list form, starting with the closest to your location.
  • Click on a provider’s name to view its entry

Top Tip: You can search for more than one type of school at the same time by performing a search on your first type and then using ‘Filter’ to select additional options. See more Top Tips on using the Search feature


  • Listings contain a wealth of information. Scroll down or jump to a section using the links just below the icons. Use our ToolTips to understand what each section has to offer.

Save & Compare

If you’ve registered for a free MyEd Search account, you can save a school to refer back to later, or compare providers using the buttons at the top of the provider’s page. You’ll also be able to share your experiences of your child’s learning provider by leaving a review. Easy.

Now you can work MyEd Search. To find out how to really make the service work for you, read our article: Getting the most out of MyEd Search or watch our ‘How to’ video.


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