the life of a primary teacher.

Glen, head of year three talks about life as a primary teacher, what he enjoys and what inspires him.

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why is teaching enjoyable?

Glen talks to us about why he enjoys life as a primary teacher.

primary teacher skills.

Glen, head of year three tells us what skills you need to be a good primary teacher. 

advice to student teachers.

Glen shares his words of wisdom to future teachers who are looking to enter the profession. 

finding work-life balance.

Struggling to get the perfect work-life balance? Our guide can help.

feeling the pressure?

10 tips to help you handle the pressures of teacher working life.

how to write a primary school teacher personal statement.

How to write a personal statement that your head teacher will approve of. 

your personal brand.

As a teacher, personal branding is incredibly important, how you come across, your knowledge and experience. Here's three tips on how to ensure you're employer ready.

the 2018 budget and education.

How does last October's budget announcement affect the education sector? Read our easy-to-digest guide to find out more.

the classroom environment (video).

Take a look around a real school in our new interactive video, to give you an authentic immersive experience into the world of teaching.

temporary or permanent?

Choosing between temporary and permanent teaching jobs? Our handy guide will point you in the right direction and help you figure out what's right for you.

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why teaching is so enjoyable.

Glen, head of year three, tells us what he enjoys most about working as a primary teacher.

begin your teaching career.

We'll support you not only as you start your teaching journey, but also as you progress in your career. From our expert one-to-one advice to our free NQT guide, we are here to help.

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what skills do you need to be a good teacher?

We asked an experienced primary teacher what skills you need to be an ideal candidate for the role.

tech in teaching will shape future classrooms.

As technology develops, opportunities to modernise the classroom arise. Find out more about how teachers can embrace technological changes to encourage learning. 

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NQT FAQs.

Are you an NQT looking to land a job as primary teacher? These FAQs should have you covered.

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what does a primary teacher do?

So what is being a primary teacher truly about? See our guide to find out what to expect, what qualifications you need and how to apply.

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advice for student teachers.

As an experienced primary teacher, Glen shares some words of wisdom for student teachers starting their career in education.

nailing your CV.

Our handy CV guide tells you exactly what to include to land your dream primary teacher role.

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lessons from around the world.

72% of the teaching community polled on Randstad UK’s website said they’d welcome teaching methods inspired by different countries.

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can a teacher buy a home?

Whether you're a NQT or a more experienced one looking for a fresh start, our house price guide shows where in the UK you can buy a home quickest.

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our work app.

We believe managing your working week should be as easy as possible. That’s why we’ve introduced a new work app for all our temp workers allowing them to manage when and where they work through their smartphone.

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David's story.

David was in education for 21 years before redundancy. After getting over the initial fear and uncertainty of the situation he found his new calling, and it was quite unexpected.

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    16/08/2019 Leeds, Yorkshire and the Humber Contract £ 120 - £ 175 per day

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