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Calling Retired Secondary Teachers!

  • Posted: 12-01-2022
  • Category: Secondary Teachers
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Type: Full-time / Permanent
  • Salary: £125 - £195 per day
Smile education is a leading Education recruitment agency working with schools within the Birmingham area. We have great relations with our schools who have turned to us in their time of need.

We are currently searching for  looking to make a return to the classroom. Or Teachers looking to make a phased entry into retirement and looking for a change of pace. Due to the demand placed onto the education sector through the constraints of Covid-19 there has been an unprecedented demand for staff. We are currently looking for retired Class Teachers or Class Teachers looking to make phased entry into retirement to act as Covid Relief Teachers and support with the unusually high sickness levels currently experienced across the Birmingham area. We are also offering a £50 joining bonus for registering with Smile, this will be available from Christmas and throughout 2022.
This role is completely flexible! You choose how much you work!

Our schools are located across the Birmingham area including: Small Heath, Ladywood, Aston, Nechells, Kings Heath and Kings norton. We work incredibly closely with our schools to ensure we find you the best possible roles in schools which will compliment your own style as a practitioner.

Why work with Smile?

Smile has been in the industry for over 10 years with a great market presence. We work with a number of schools exclusively and have been lucky to build great relationships with our clients. We work very closely with our schools meaning we can offer you interview preparation as well as exclusive roles. We offer ongoing training and support including a range of CPD courses such as Team Teach Training and Emergency Paediatric First Aid. In addition to the above you will be working with your own dedicated consultant who will be working hard to find the perfect roles for you. We offer competitive rates of pay and don’t forget our referral scheme which offers you up to: £200 per successful candidate! At Smile we pride ourselves on being education specialists and as a such a number of our consultants are school professionals, school governor or trained to deliver CPD.

What to expect from applicants?

We are looking for exceptionally dedicated applicants who want to make an impact on the lives of the pupils they work with. Working with these young people means you can make a real and significant impact on their lives and that’s what school is all is about- Ambition and a commitment to school community is key!

We are looking for applicants who are available on either a short-term supply basis. Or applicants looking for a more long-term fixed contract basis. We would like applicants to have Teaching experience either within the UK or a British International school setting.

To be successful in your application, you should have experience in one or more of the following:

• Hold a relevant UK teaching qualification with QTS

• Knowledge of the UK Secondary Curriculum

• Able and willing to travel to the Birmingham area

• Exceptionally dedicated to supporting pupils achieve the very best through an all-inclusive curriculum

Smile Education is committed to safeguarding children. Each applicant will be expected to undertake compliance checks including Prohibited list, Barred list, DBS and Qualifications.


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