Are you a supply teacher, teaching assistant or residenital support worker looking for some help and advice? If so, you are the right place. Our blogs offer tips and tricks along with day in the life case studies from real supply teachers, NQTs and cover supervisors. They also give you an insight into what working for Smile is like, the ways which we support local communities and charities and the training and events that we offer.
Safeguarding is something that as a business, we take very seriously. Not only are all of our staff safer recruitment trained, we are also an APSCo Compliance+ accredited agency.
Everything you need to know about self-isolating from whether you should to how long for.
As it’s Black History Month, we wanted to do a special spotlight on those from the black community, both past and present, that have influenced and changed education for the better.
We are proud as punch to say that we achieved 100% in our 2020 APSCo Compliance+ audit.
If you missed our COVID and Schools Q&A or just want a refresher you’ll find all the questions and the answers in this blog.
Do you have to wear a face mask in school? Here is the latest information.
Blended learning is a term that has been thrown around a lot lately but what is it and what are the benefits to students and teachers?
So, just what will the new normal in schools when they reopen? We’ve broken down the main guidance from the Department of Education (DfE) for you.
As its childrens book week this week we thought it was a great opprtunity to share 5 of the team at Smile Educations favourite childrens books with you.
During our most recent APSCo Compliance+ audit in October 2019, we are very proud to say that we achieved a score of 99%.
It's International Day of Women and Girls in Science and to celebrate we thought we’d take a look at some of our favourite and most influential women in science throughout history.
2019 is officially over and 2020 has begun but while we are still getting used to writing and/or typing 20 instead of 19, we wanted to take a look back over the past year and more importantly say thank you.
We are so thrilled to announce that this year we are the winners of the CSR Initiative of the Year award 2019!
We are proud to announce that we have just opened our very own Cannock office!
We sat down with Anna, one of the headteachers from the Erdington Schools Collaboration, to find out more about how the collaboration works.
A shout out to all the caretakers, cleaners, administrators, IT technicians, subject technicians and exam invigilators out there who make our schools better places.
Teachers inspire us in many ways and primary school teacher, Chrystel is no different. Except it’s not just her lessons that are inspiring children, it’s her astonishing weight loss journey.
We are really proud to have officially launched our residential division.
Each year we ask all of our schools, teachers and support staff for their opinions on Smile and we are pleased to say that we have received some great feedback this year. Here is what they had to say...
Our commitment to safeguarding What our team learned from safer recruitment training How to choose the best online tutor for your child Tips for talking about race and racism in the classroom How to talk to children about the coronavirus
Our commitment to safeguarding
What our team learned from safer recruitment training
How to choose the best online tutor for your child
Tips for talking about race and racism in the classroom
How to talk to children about the coronavirus