Aberystwyth is the newest of the New Directions offices, opening in 2016, and is based just a short walk from the town centre.
The team of experienced consultants operate across the region in recruiting staff for the education sector. As well as providing a professional recruitment service, New Directions Education also offers a wide range of training courses to support our clients and candidates continuous professional development.
The Aberystwyth office recruit for primary, secondary and additional learning needs (ALN) schools for short –term to long-term supply. By working closely with local authorities (LA) we provide the right solution the first time.
New Directions is recognised as the Managed Service Provider for the provision of agency workers for all 22 local education authorities across Wales. New Directions is a member of the education division of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) and an umbrella body of the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).
We cover the following areas: Aberystwyth, Aberaeron, Llanrhystud, Cardigan, Lampeter, Machynlleth, Tywyn, Dolgellau, Barmouth, Harlech, Y Bala.
We recruit for the following positions: primary, secondary and ALN teachers, NQT’s, teaching assistants, cover supervisors, welsh medium teachers, exam invigilators, caretakers, lunchtime supervisors and further education lecturers.
- The town has been host to some pretty important gems – in World War 2 the Crown Jewels were kept here for safe keeping;
- Aberystwyth has reportedly the highest number of books to people in the world;
- Aberystwyth is the UK’s smallest University town;
Laura Bosomworth, Branch Manager
The Aberystwyth branch has been a team in planning for a long time. Our move to the area signifies a commitment from New Directions to the education sector in the region. We want to embed ourselves within the local community and support the culture, schools and prosperity in the area.