Skip to main content

Tes FE Podcast: Tackling the recruitment crisis

Get Further founder Sarah Waite and Tes columnist Sarah Simons discuss ways to get more teachers into further education

FE podcast teacher recruitment college maths english GCSE resit

Get Further founder Sarah Waite and Tes columnist Sarah Simons discuss ways to get more teachers into further education

Recruiting staff to teach in FE, particularly for GCSE maths and English courses, is one of the sector's great challenges. In this week's Tes FE Podcast, Sarah Waite, a former government policy adviser, maths teacher and Teach First ambassador, talks with Sarah Simons about how to tackle this crisis. She also discusses why she set up Get Further – an organisation that supports young people with GCSE English and maths resits. 

This podcast relates to an article in the 2 November edition of Tes. You can read the full version here. To subscribe, click here. To download the digital edition, Android users can click here and iOS users can click hereTes magazine is available at all good newsagents

Log in or register for FREE to continue reading.

It only takes a moment and you'll get access to more news, plus courses, jobs and teaching resources tailored to you