The education recruitment experts

We are one of the fastest growing education recruitment companies in the UK.

Are you looking for...

Because education

Education recruitment Experts

Primary & Secondary

From anywhere in the UK,
we provide class teachers, subject-specific teachers, and support staff for Primary & Secondary Schools.

Higher Education

No matter the area, we have access to niche education personnel; lecturers, professors & researchers.

FE & Training Providers

Partnered with 60% of colleges UK wide. Proven providers of top lecturers, assessors & trainers.


Supplying educators across prisons in the UK, working closely with Prison Education Providers to offer a range of trade/academic skills.


Placing some of the best non-teachers within the education setting. We cover HR, Finance, IT, Administrators and more!


Providing exceptional independent schools with distinctive teaching and support staff with our fully tailored service.

Interim Managers & Executive Search

Ensuring uninterrupted school operations by providing interim, experienced teachers and exceptional educations for permanent positions.

Swiftly and efficiently.

We recognise that education is a fast-paced world, and that quick staffing solutions are critical to minimising learner disruption. We are driven to assist you swiftly and efficiently, regardless of your vacancy: instructor, lecturer, assessors, teachers or support staff.

We prioritise your safety and security by providing the right candidates with exceptional safeguarding measures for you and your students’ protection.

We promise, we deliver. It’s that simple.

The right fit is more than simple words on a CV, or just meeting the minimum requirements. We take great pride in going above and beyond to find the right people for you!

Fair Pricing

Preferred supplier for over 100 education providers across the UK, with straightforward and competitive pricing.

Quality vetting

Receive fully screened, vetted and compliant candidates every time, with the help of our dedicated vetting team.

Post Placement

From start to finish, we maintain regular contact with the candidate to ensure they prepared and ready to go!

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We are one of the fastest growing education recruitment companies in the UK.

Helping you
Job Seeker or candidate seeker?

How can we help you?

Because education matters

Do you have the right staff for a successful 2024?

With the rising demand for teaching and support staff, we’ve expanded our services in interim and executive appointments, while reinforcing our support team. 

How can we assist you in ensuring a successful year ahead?

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