TES Teacher Recruitment Index

Making sense of the teacher recruitment landscape for school leaders and department heads

TES Teacher Recruitment Index

The TES Teacher Recruitment Index is the most comprehensive and frequent survey of teacher recruitment activity in schools in England. 

It tracks secondary schools’ ability to successfully recruit teachers over time by region and subject. It is based on interviews with more than 5,000 schools that have taken place since the Index began in 2011-12. 

Available reports

October 2016 Report

Schools are finding ways of filling vacancies more successfully

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March 2016 Report

We are still facing a real shortage in teaching talent across England

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January Recruitment

8 reasons why recruiting in January can help secure the best quality teaching talent

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