Increased demand for supply teachers
Supply and recruitment agencies had a turnover of pound;210 million last year, more than two-thirds of the pound;300m market, market analysts Capital Strategies said in its report Th Business of Education. The rest was held by local authorities and schools.
Seven firms increasingly dominated, led by Capita LHR, with a turnover of pound;39m. But the report warns that the supply market has limits, and recommends a move into permanent recruitment.
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