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Our expert team are here to work with you, helping you to find the right placement in your local area. We work in partnership with you to ensure we match you to the perfect role. Discover the range of candidate benefits and browse the latest vacancies.

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For schools & colleges

Since 1999 we’ve been one of the premier supply teaching recruitment and training agencies to the education community across England and Wales. We are committed to providing our clients with the very highest calibre supply staff. Discover what sets New Directions apart.

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Latest job vacancies

Cover Supervisor

Monmouthshire

£70 - £85 per day

Duration: Ongoing

Newly Qualified Teacher (NQT)

Powys

£90.00 - £121.64 per day

Duration: Ongoing

Cover Supervisor

Torfaen

£70 - £85 per day

Duration: Ongoing

Essential Skills Wales Lecturer

South Wales

£20 + per hour

Duration: Short term placement

Welsh Teacher

Rhondda Cynon Taf

£121.64 - £162 per day

Duration: Ongoing

Mathematics Teacher

Cardiff

£121.64 - £152 per day

Duration: Long term placement

Key Stage 2 (KS2) Primary Teacher

Newport

£121.64 per day

Duration: Ongoing

Mathematics Teacher

Rhondda Cynon Taf

£121.64 - £148 per day

Duration: Long term placement

Welsh speaking LSA

Rhondda Cynon Taf

£57 - £75 per day

Duration: Ongoing

Cover Supervisor

Cardiff

£75 per day

Duration: Ongoing

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What makes New Directions Education different?

With two decades of experience, and registering over 250,000 jobs in schools, colleges and universities each year, we are committed to finding education staff the right job, the first time.

The benefits of working with us include:

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    Guaranteed payment scheme

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    FREE continuous professional development for candidates

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    Competitive rates of pay

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    Industry events and conferences

My Account Manager Anica is always very helpful and always available to help with any queries. She checks with me to see how I am getting on and takes an interest in my wellbeing. I have been offered courses to enhance my development, which enables me to step into any placements with confidence. New Directions Education can be relied upon…

Liz Administrator

Since the start of my time with New Directions Education, Amelia Macey has been my contact person. From the start, she has actively listened and taken on board my employment needs, my skill set, work experience and qualifications. With this understanding of my needs and abilities, she has searched and found appropriate work placements that both I and the employer…

Andrea Teaching Assistant

I have a very good working relationship with my Account Manager Karyn. She communicated regularly with me and always checks in with me not just professionally, but personally too. She strives to ensure I have work as and when I request it and has never let me down. Karyn takes the time to ensure I am placed in schools and…

Kimberley NQT

Undertaking assignments for New Directions Education has been a very positive experience. As an experienced Science Teacher and ex-Head of Year now on a career break, New Directions were very welcoming. They put me at ease and listened to my employment needs. Lauran organised my summer assignments in a timely and professional manner and was always there as a friendly…

Sam Exam Invigilator

New Directions Education is an excellent body to work for due to the friendly but professional approach of the staff. I have a particularly good Account Manager in Matt Davies, who actually listens and acts on my needs. I have enjoyed developing relationships with schools where I have worked.

John Teacher