Recruitment Advertising in the newspaper print specification

With a weekly print audience of 427,000 the TES is the place that active and passive job-seeking teachers turn to, week after week to look for a job.

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Advertising in the newspaper

With a weekly print audience of 371,0001 the TES is the place that active and passive job-seeking teachers turn to, week after week to look for a job.
When you advertise in the paper you automatically get an online advert, which you can chose to upgrade for better exposure to candidates
Newspaper publication day

Weekly, every Friday.


Booking deadline

2pm on Monday the week of publication date for adverts to be set and styled by the TES. Verbal bookings by 4pm on Monday prior to publication date for adverts supplied by Quickcut or as PDF via email.


Copy deadline

To be received by 10am on Tuesday the week of publication date for adverts supplied by Quickcut or as PDF via email to artwork@tes.co.uk.


Corrections

Tuesday at 10.30am for adverts being published on the Friday of that week.


Cancellations

By email or fax by Tuesday 10am for advertisements due to be published on the Friday of that week.

Sizing and Process for Print

Advertisements
Type area

Front page of jobs section: 250 x 260mm
Other pages: 330 x 260mm.


Lineage/Semi Display Rate

Per line: £8 (minimum of 3 lines)
Box number facilities: £15


Columns

8 columns to a page
Column length: 330mm


Column widths

1 column: 30.75mm
2 column: 63.5mm
3 column: 96.25mm
4 column: 129mm
5 column: 161.75mm
6 column: 194.5mm
7 column: 227.25mm
8 column: 260mm


Print process

Cold set offset litho.


Digital artwork delivery
  • Quickcut artwork delivery system is the preferred method of receiving both mono and colour digital copy and allows you to retain the best control over your advert, however we also accept PDF via email to artwork@tes.co.uk.
  • We do not accept files in Microsoft Office or Publisher.

Sizing guide

For mono artwork

Fonts

All fonts must be Postscript Type 1 and embedded within the file or they will be re-formatted using TSL licensed fonts.


General

PDF files need to be press optimised, maximum
Acrobat 5, PDF version 1.4, minimum Acrobat 3, PDF version 1.2
Single advertisement per PDF file
All copy to be supplied as size booked
Maximum process ink weight 240
Screen ruling 100 dpi
Image resolution 200 dpi

For colour artwork

Colour

CMYK ONLY. No RGB. No pantone.


Fonts

All fonts must be Postscript Type 1 and
embedded within the file or they will be
re-formatted using TSL licensed fonts.


General

PDF files need to be press optimised, maximum Acrobat 5, PDF version 1.4, minimum Acrobat 3, PDF version 1.2
Single advertisement per PDF file
All copy to be supplied as size booked
Maximum process ink weight 240
Screen ruling 100 lpi
Image resolution 200 dpi


Non accepted formats

We do not accept files in Microsoft Office or Publisher.

Sources
  1. NRS Apr 2009 - March 2010