Supply teaching jobs

Find the latest supply teaching jobs with Tes. If you’re looking for daily supply work, or searching for a short-term teaching contract, we’re here to help. Choose from hundreds of cover teaching roles across primary, secondary and SEND schools. Seek advice from fellow teachers in our community forums. Decide what type of work is right for you and find out what salary you can expect with our careers advice.

We’ve partnered with three of the UK’s leading supply teaching agencies, Smart Teachers, Vision for Education and ABC Teachers, so you’ll be able to choose from a range of roles that fit your needs.

Find your next supply teaching job with Tes

As a supply teacher you’re able to enjoy a more-flexible career in education. Whether you decide to take a short-term contract or take on daily supply work, there are plenty of options that can fit with your other priorities. If you are an NQT why not experience a range of schools before committing to just one? If you are a teacher returning to work after a break, a part-time teaching role can be the perfect way to reacquaint yourself with the classroom. For overseas teachers looking for cover teaching jobs in the UK, our consultants can ensure you have everything in order to begin your career.

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Supply forum

Do you have a question about becoming a supply teacher? Visit the Tes forum to ask the community.

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Careers advice

Everything you need to know about supply teaching. From application to interview, we have advice to help get you hired.

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