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The Classroom Partnership is run by former headteachers, teaching personnel and experienced education recruitment professionals. We understand the difficulties in finding the right staff for your school.

That’s why, alongside our expertise and years of experience, we offer a wide range of benefits when you work with us. Click below to find out more about the different benefits and schemes we run which ensures our schools receive the best education recruitment available.

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The Classroom Partnership promise demonstrates our uncompromising dedication to improving learning outcomes for all children, with a continuous responsibility to safeguarding.

To put it simply, if any of the staff that we provide to your school negatively impact any of your children’s learning, you don’t pay us.

This illustrates the confidence that we have in our services and the classroom staff we place. This is not an insurance policy in case we get it wrong; it’s a guarantee that we’ll get it right.

This promise guarantees we do it better than anyone else.

To discuss this promise in more detail, please call your local office*

* Terms and Conditions Apply

At The Classroom Partnership, we are committed to safeguarding at all levels.

Our safeguarding and CPD director is an ex-head teacher who undertakes designated safeguarding lead refresher training at 2-yearly intervals. We ensure we give our candidates the most relevant and up to date information and training available.

Proof that these checks have been undertaken are always provided prior to the start of a candidate’s assignment in a school.

Our industry-pioneering safeguarding, assessment and selection procedures are shaped around the needs of our schools, their pupils and our candidates, and include:

  • NCTL (GTC) confirmation
  • QTS/QTLS check
  • Prohibition order check
  • Fully enhanced DBS disclosure and barred list check
  • DBS update service check every six months
  • New DBS will be applied if it has been over 12 months since date of issue
  • Childcare disqualification declaration
  • Minimum two references covering two years
  • 10 years of documented work history
  • All gaps in classroom working history checked and verified
  • Overseas police check (if applicable)
  • Proof of ID and right to work in the UK
  • Evidence of qualifications and training
  • Face-to-face interview.

As ex-teachers ourselves, we recognise that a career in supply isn’t always everything you might have expected. At The Classroom Partnership, we want you to know that we’ll do everything we can to meet your expectations and make life as easy as possible for you.

Whether you seek guaranteed work over a defined period, want to work in more than one school environment, need the flexibility to work occasional days, want a route into a permanent job with a school whilst working on supply at that school or even earn extra income such as tutoring or invigilation then we can help.

Day-to-day assignments

Do you crave the challenge that variety brings? Do you prefer not to work five days a week? Or maybe you haven’t yet decided what type of education setting suits you best? If this is the case, then day-to-day supply teaching roles are certainly best for you.

The Classroom Partnership supports all types of schools across the UK daily with requests for short-term planned, unplanned or training cover.

These assignments usually last one or two days initially but can extend if it suits both parties and our schools often come to us to request the same teacher back when the need arises.

Long term assignments

If you prefer to immerse yourself in the culture of a single school but don’t want a permanent post then a long-term Assignment is the role for you.

These assignments provide cover for unfilled permanent vacancies, long-term absences or maternity leave and can last from a few weeks to a whole academic year.

Permanent appointments

We also support our partner schools in filling permanent roles across the educational spectrum:

  • Leadership (short-term, interim management and permanent)
  • Mainstream secondary or primary
  • Private sector
  • Classroom support
  • SEN and SEN support
  • FE & HE
  • International
  • Vocational.

At The Classroom Partnership, we love NQTs, who’ve got the X factor. So much so we’ve developed our very own NQT Scheme. This means that any NQT we place in a school will be of the highest calibre and ready to hit the ground running.

We provide additional tuition support to schools across the UK from residential weekend support and exam invigilator jobs to booster supply days or one-to-one coaching.

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