Supply Teaching – Six ways to get re-booked

This term marks six consecutive years on supply for me – including a short stint when I was recently qualified, I’ve now spent getting on for half of my 15yr teaching career on supply.  I’ve been working for the same agency for the past six years and I can honestly say I can count on little more than two hands how many schools I’ve been to in that time as I almost always get re-booked. People often ask me if I struggle for work as a supply teacher, and thankfully thus far that has never really been the case – of course there are times of the year when it’s quieter but for the most part I get as much work as I need.  Maintaining a good relationship with your supply agency and being flexible are key to keeping the work flowing but what you really want is for schools…

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Tried & Tested Tuesday (Week 47 – 2018)

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Tried & Tested Tuesday (Week 46 – 2018)

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Tried & Tested Tuesday (Week 45 – 2018)

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Exemplar Education – Online Tutoring Service

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