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We are one of the largest education recruitment and training specialists for both supply and permanent staff in the UK, and we have been named as a preferred supplier of staff to the education sector across Wales as part of the Welsh Government’s National Procurement Service framework.

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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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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

Additional Learning Needs Teacher

Cardiff

£131 - £154 per day

Duration: Long term placement

Additional Learning Needs Teacher

Rhondda Cynon Taf

£131 - £154 per day

Duration: Ongoing

Female Additional Learning Needs Teacher

Rhondda Cynon Taf

£127.72 - £154 per day

Duration: Long term placement

Female Additional Learning Needs Teacher

Merthyr Tydfil

£127.72 - £154

Duration: Long term placement

School Administrator

Cardiff

£10 - £11 per hour

Duration: Ongoing

School Caretaker

Newport

£10 - £10.50 per hour

Duration: Ongoing

Cover Supervisors – September 2020

Mid Wales

£95 per day

Duration: Ongoing

Maths Teacher – Ceredigion

Mid Wales

£127.72 per day

Duration: Ongoing

Music Teacher – Ceredigion

Mid Wales

£127.72 per day

Duration: Ongoing

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Teaching Assistant 1:1

TBC

10.00 - 11.00 per hour

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

I have worked with New Directions only for a short time (June to December 2019) but had a positive experience. My account manager was Chloe Evans who communicated on a fantastic level with me throughout, always taking in to account my preferences, needs and issues. I worked more or less on a full-time basis where I was offered to sign…

Saira Primary Teacher

Hannah has been very helpful in my short time at New Directions. I was surprised at how fast I was able to get work and the great level of support given in the first few jobs. While cover work can be quite daunting, sufficient information and communication was available to make the work highly enjoyable! The whole system is set…

Adam FE Teacher

Tom has been really helpful in securing me a longer term contract, which is close to home. Communication has been great and the flexibility to work the hours which are available to me as a working parent.

Bethan Teacher

 I am regularly in contact with Dan at New Directions and I have received work for a large majority of the time since October 2019. The highlight has been the regular work provided, especially a long run at a particular school where it was nice to feel settled.

Gwyn Teacher

I have worked previously with other Teaching Agencies in South Wales and I must say that working with New Directions and Dan, in particular, has been a pleasure. Whether it was a Monday morning check-in from Dan to make sure I was sorted or a last-minute on a Friday query from myself, Dan was always just on the other end…

Conor NQT