Prof-it margin

16th March 2001 at 00:00
Dons have it easy, or so the country's largest teacher recruitment agency seems to think. Scottish professors have been receiving letters from Teaching Personnel suggesting they could put in spare hours doing supply teaching in schools.

In case any academics are so deep in the research assessment paperwork that they haven't had time to rad their mail, this is Teaching Personnel's pitch: "You may have additional days that your existing commitments do not always fill. If this is the case, would you be interested in taking temporary supply teaching assignments on your available days?" And if you bring along a colleague, Teaching Personnel will lob you an extra pound;100.

Subscribe to get access to the content on this page.

If you are already a Tes/ Tes Scotland subscriber please log in with your username or email address to get full access to our back issues, CPD library and membership plus page.

Not a subscriber? Find out more about our subscription offers.
Subscribe now
Existing subscriber?
Enter subscription number


The guide by your side – ensuring you are always up to date with the latest in education.

Get Tes magazine online and delivered to your door. Stay up to date with the latest research, teacher innovation and insight, plus classroom tips and techniques with a Tes magazine subscription.
With a Tes magazine subscription you get exclusive access to our CPD library. Including our New Teachers’ special for NQTS, Ed Tech, How to Get a Job, Trip Planner, Ed Biz Special and all Tes back issues.

Subscribe now