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We are situated on the border of Bedford and St Neots at the Knowledge Centre in the Wyboston Lakes complex. 

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SHORT & LONG SUPPLY TEACHING JOBS BEDFORD

 

We are Teach Agency. We are a leading supply teacher agency providing specialist education recruitment for Bedford and the surrounding area. Staff we provide includes: primary teachers, secondary teachers, NQTs and fully trained cover supervisors for secondary schools, primary schools and SEN schools. With over ten years of industry experience, Teach Agency has developed an impeccable reputation and a network of outstanding contacts.

Can you recommend a supply teacher for Bedford?

Due to high demand, we are always looking for enthusiastic, dedicated and well-qualified education professionals to join our team. Are you a teacher thinking about making the move to supply teaching? Or do you know someone who is? As a thank-you for making a recommendation, we’ll pay you £150 once the teacher you recommend has worked five days for Teach Agency. For more information

Explore the best supply teaching opportunities 

We’re regularly updating our website with exciting opportunities in Bedford, from teaching assistants to cover supervisors, senior leadership staff and qualified teachers of all experience levels. Whether you’re looking to build your experience in different educational settings, find work while you complete your move to Bedfordshire, gain vital experience or ease back into teaching after having some time out of the classroom, Teach Agency is a leading education recruitment specialist. We can:

  • Identify exciting supply teaching opportunities to meet your needs
  • Provide a guaranteed minimum daily rate of pay
  • Answer any questions and provide expert guidance to help you land your dream job
  • Ensure you’re treated as an individual – and not another number
  • Match you with suitable roles quickly, easily and efficiently

 

Take your teaching career to the next level!

We help teachers find their ideal role, opening doors to flexible work commitments and opportunities to earn while they learn and evolve their skills in various schools.  So why not get in touch today and find out what Teach Agency can do for you? Most teachers start their journey by booking an appointment on our website. We’re based in Wyboston, Bedfordshire, and we can run you through the most relevant opportunities, including daily, long-term and permanent positions. We’ll help you find the perfect school environment with more freedom and autonomy than ever before.

Long term
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Posted 5 years ago

Are you looking for a new teaching opportunity and have experience teaching ICT?

Teach Agency are working closing with a secondary school located in Cambridgeshire seeking a fully qualified Computer Science Teacher to work with both KS3 and KS4 students.

The school’s vision is to create a positive a purposeful learning environment that supports all students to achieve beyond expectations and challenges them to improve on their personal best.

This position is a fantastic opportunity for both NQTs and fully qualified teachers. Guidance and support will be provided by the Head of Department.

Requirements:

  • Recognised teaching qualification
  • Sound knowledge and understanding of ICT and the current curriculum
  • Excellent classroom management and organisational skills
  • Current DBS registered with the DBS update service or a current DBS through our clearance procedures

If you meet the requirements and would like to be considered for this position please click Apply now.

Job Features

Job CategoryComputing, ICT

Are you looking for a new teaching opportunity and have experience teaching ICT? Teach Agency are working closing with a secondary school located in Cambridgeshire seeking a fully qualified Computer S…

Long term
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Posted 5 years ago

Are you looking for a new teaching opportunity?

Do you have a passion for ICT?

Do you have a sound knowledge of the current KS3 and KS4 curriculum?

An Ofsted rated ‘outstanding’ secondary school located in Bedford are seeking a fully qualified ICT Teacher to work with both KS3 and KS4 students. The ideal candidate will have experience working in a secondary school and can bring an innovative approach to teaching.

The school’s vision is to create an environment which focuses on helping every student meet their potential to open up a lifetime of opportunities.

This position is a fantastic opportunity for both NQTs and fully qualified teachers. Full planning, preparation, delivery and marking is required and specific guidance will be provided by the Head of Department.

Requirements:

  • Recognised teaching qualification i.e. PCGE or equivalent QTS
  • Knowledge and understanding of ICT and the current curriculum
  • Good classroom management and organisational skills
  • Current DBS registered with the DBS update service or a current DBS through our clearance procedures
  • Provide 2 professional references from the last 5 years including last educational placement

Job Features

Job CategoryICT

Are you looking for a new teaching opportunity? Do you have a passion for ICT? Do you have a sound knowledge of the current KS3 and KS4 curriculum? An Ofsted rated ‘outstanding’ secondary …

Daily, Long term
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Posted 5 years ago

Teach Agency represent a number of secondary schools across Bedfordshire to cover pre-planned and last-minute supply cover. The length of work is varied from day-to-day to long-term. You may be available to work one day a week or up to five days a week, we provide work around your availbility.

The ideal candidate will have experience working in a secondary school and a strong knowledge of the KS3 and/or KS4 curriculum.

If you are a fully qualified teacher (NQT’s welcome) and have a passion for teaching we’d love to hear from you.

Requirements:

  • Relevant teaching qualifications – QTS, PCGE.
  • Motivated and confident with a productive approach to teaching
  • A reliable and adaptable individual
  • Outstanding organisational skills
  • Current DBS registered with the online DBS update service or DBS check through our clearance procedures

In turn, Teach Agency can offer you:

  • Your very own dedicated consultant
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • No outside of work hours
  • Flexibility of supply to meet your personal circumstances
  • A friendly and honest service from experiences consultants who listen to your individual needs
  • Local work, we won’t ask you to travel miles

Job Features

Job CategorySupply teaching

Teach Agency represent a number of secondary schools across Bedfordshire to cover pre-planned and last-minute supply cover. The length of work is varied from day-to-day to long-term. You may be availa…

Daily
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Posted 5 years ago

Calling all KS2 and KS3 Teachers…

Teach Agency is working closely with a ‘GOOD’ mixed school within an easy commute of Shefford and surrounding areas. This is an excellent opportunity to join an efficiently run school which has delivered consistently GOOD levels of education to its students.

The school offers a learning environment which provides opportunities for self-development and self-fulfilment for the students to recognise their full potential.

The ideal candidate will have experience teaching across years 5 to 8 and confident teaching KS2 and/or KS3 to the national curriculum.

Essential for the role:

  • Recognised Teaching Qualification, PCGE or equivalent QTS
  • Experience teaching KS2 and/or KS3
  • Good classroom management 
  • Knowledge of the current national curriculum

Desirable:

  • Experience working in a middle school

If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this role then please apply now. If you would like more information or an informal chat please contact Leah at Teach Agency.

Job Features

Job CategoryPrimary

Calling all KS2 and KS3 Teachers… Teach Agency is working closely with a ‘GOOD’ mixed school within an easy commute of Shefford and surrounding areas. This is an excellent opportunit…

Long term
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Posted 5 years ago

Full-time Maths Teacher Wanted for a Fixed Term Contract from January.
Teach Agency is working with a secondary school in the Bedford area who are seeking a qualified Maths teacher for a full-time position from January, teaching KS3 and KS4. This is a fixed term contract, initially for the term with a consistently GOOD secondary school which is currently oversubscribed.
Requirements:

  • Recognised Teaching Qualification, PGCE or equivalent QTS.
  • Experience of working in a UK classroom teaching to the national curriculum.
  • Ability to teach Maths from KS3 to KS4.
  • Excellent classroom management skills, able to create a positive learning environment for the students.
  • Outstanding organisational skills.
  • Able to plan, prepare and mark work plus attend meetings and parent evenings where required.

This post is teaching to KS3 and KS4 and includes planning and marking. If you are able to teach KS5 this would be an advantage but it would not prevent you from being considered if you cannot teach KS5. The school is intending to have someone in place from January. There is the potential for this to be extended to the end of term in December and beyond if both Teacher and School are happy.
Additional Requirements:

  • Current DBS registered with the Online DBS Update Service or a DBS check through our own clearance procedures.
  • References will be requested as part of the registration process.
  • Ability to teach to KS5 would be an advantage but is not a requirement.

This position is open to applications from experienced teachers and NQTs, if you meet the requirements listed and would like to be considered then please APPLY now. For more information please contact Darren at Teach Agency.

Job Features

Job CategoryMaths

Full-time Maths Teacher Wanted for a Fixed Term Contract from January.Teach Agency is working with a secondary school in the Bedford area who are seeking a qualified Maths teacher for a full-time posi…

Long term
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Posted 5 years ago

Part-time Maths Teacher Wanted for a Fixed Term Contract from September.
Teach Agency is working with a secondary school in the Bedford area who are seeking a qualified Maths teacher for a part-time (0.8) position from September, teaching KS3 and KS4. This is a fixed term contract, initially for the first term with a consistently GOOD secondary school which is currently oversubscribed.
Requirements:

  • Recognised Teaching Qualification, PGCE or equivalent QTS.
  • Experience of working in a UK classroom teaching to the national curriculum.
  • Ability to teach Maths from KS3 to KS4.
  • Excellent classroom management skills, able to create a positive learning environment for the students.
  • Outstanding organisational skills.
  • Able to plan, prepare and mark work plus attend meetings and parent evenings where required.

This post is teaching to KS3 and KS4 and includes planning and marking. If you are able to teach KS5 this would be an advantage but it would not prevent you from being considered if you cannot teach KS5. The school is intending to have someone in place from September 2019 and the role will run initially to the end of term in December. There is the potential for this to be extended through to Spring Term and beyond if both Teacher and School are happy.
Additional Requirements:

  • Current DBS registered with the Online DBS Update Service or a DBS check through our own clearance procedures.
  • References will be requested as part of the registration process.
  • Ability to teach to KS5 would be an advantage but is not a requirement.

This position is open to applications from experienced teachers and NQTs, if you meet the requirements listed and would like to be considered then please APPLY now. For more information please contact Darren at Teach Agency.

Job Features

Job CategoryMaths

Part-time Maths Teacher Wanted for a Fixed Term Contract from September.Teach Agency is working with a secondary school in the Bedford area who are seeking a qualified Maths teacher for a part-time (0…

Long term
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Posted 5 years ago

Full-Time Food Technology Teacher Wanted for a Fixed Term Contract from September.
Teach Agency is working with a secondary school in the Bedford area who are seeking a qualified Food Technology teacher for a full-time position from September, teaching KS3 and KS4. This is a fixed term contract, initially for the first half-term with a consistently GOOD secondary school which is currently oversubscribed.
Requirements:

  • Recognised Teaching Qualification, PGCE or equivalent QTS.
  • Experience of working in a UK classroom teaching to the national curriculum.
  • Ability to teach Food Technology from KS3 to KS4.
  • Excellent classroom management skills, able to create a positive learning environment for the students.
  • Able to meet all food and health & safety requirements.
  • Outstanding organisational skills.
  • Able to plan, prepare and mark work plus attend meetings and parent evenings where required.

This post is teaching to KS3 and KS4 and includes planning and marking. If you are able to teach KS5 this would be an advantage but it would not prevent you from being considered if you cannot teach KS5. The school is intending to have someone in place from September 2019 and the role will run initially to October half-term. There is the potential for this to be extended to the end of term in December and beyond if both Teacher and School are happy.
Additional Requirements:

  • Current DBS registered with the Online DBS Update Service or a DBS check through our own clearance procedures.
  • References will be requested as part of the registration process.
  • Ability to teach to KS5 would be an advantage but is not a requirement.

This position is open to applications from experienced teachers and NQTs, if you meet the requirements listed and would like to be considered then please APPLY now. For more information please contact Darren at Teach Agency.

Job Features

Job CategoryFood technology

Full-Time Food Technology Teacher Wanted for a Fixed Term Contract from September.Teach Agency is working with a secondary school in the Bedford area who are seeking a qualified Food Technology teache…

Long term
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Posted 5 years ago

Art Teacher Wanted – Fine Art and Photography background.

Teach Agency is working with an established Upper School in Central Bedfordshire to recruit an Art Teacher with a background in Fine Art and Photography, for a fixed term one-year position, teaching up to KS5.

Working in an established Upper School in the Sandy/Biggleswade area of Central Bedfordshire, you’ll be joining a committed team within a mixed 13-19 year old pupil population at a school with a track record of successful results. You’ll be an enthusiastic and qualified teacher who is focused on ensuring that students are given a supportive learning environment in which to flourish.

Requirements:

    Recognised Teaching Qualification, PGCE or equivalent.

Experience of working in a UK classroom, teaching to the national curriculum.

Ability to teach Art up to KS5.

Experience of teaching Fine Art and Photography.

Excellent classroom management skills, able to create a positive learning environment for students.

Outstanding organisational skills.

Able to plan, prepare and mark work, plus attend meetings and parent evenings where required.

Applications from both experienced teachers and newly qualified teachers are welcome. This is a one-year fixed term position with an asap start date.

Additional Requirements:

Current DBS registered with the Online DBS Update Service or a DBS check through our own clearance procedures.

References will be requested as part of the registration process.

Job Features

Job CategoryArt

Art Teacher Wanted – Fine Art and Photography background. Teach Agency is working with an established Upper School in Central Bedfordshire to recruit an Art Teacher with a background in Fine Art and…

Permanent
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Posted 5 years ago

Teach Agency is working with a GOOD Secondary School in Bedford to source a Science Teacher able to teach KS3 and KS4. This post is open to experienced teachers as well as Newly Qualified Teachers.

This is a full-time teaching role requiring planning, marking and preparation. The school is hoping to fill this position immediately, however the school is looking to employ on a supply basis for the first term. The role will become a permanent salaried position from January 2020.

Requirements:

–       Recognised Teaching Qualification, PGCE or equivalent.

–       Experience of working in a UK classroom, teaching to the national curriculum.

–       Ability to teach Science to KS3 and KS4.

–       Excellent classroom management skills, able to create a positive learning environment for students.

–       Outstanding organisational skills.

–       Able to plan, prepare and mark work, plus attend meetings and parent evenings where required.

You will be joining an established Secondary Academy in Bedford with a mixed pupil population of 13-19 year olds. The school is part of a large Trust so there is ample opportunity for progression.

Additional Requirements:

–       Current DBS registered with the Online DBS Update Service or a DBS check through our own clearance procedures.

–       References will be requested as part of the registration process.

–       Ability to teach Science to KS5 would be an advantage but not a requirement for this position.

If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this role then please APPLY now. For more information or an informal discussion please contact one of our consultants at Teach Agency.

Job Features

Job CategoryScience

Teach Agency is working with a GOOD Secondary School in Bedford to source a Science Teacher able to teach KS3 and KS4. This post is open to experienced teachers as well as Newly Qualified Teachers. Th…

Permanent
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Posted 5 years ago

Pre School Assistant Wanted, Full-Time Permanent Term-Time Only.

Teach Agency is supporting a Pre School in Central Bedfordshire to recruit a Pre School Assistant. Centrally located, this school is situated along regular bus routes and is within easy driving distance of Luton, Dunstable, Bedford and Hitchin.

Requirements:

–       NVQ Level 3 in Childcare minimum.

–       Previous experience of working in a Nursery or Early Years setting.

–       Have a solid understanding of Early Years Education.

–       Commitment to providing a safe, clean and stimulating experience.

–       Able to deliver an excellent play-based learning experience.

–       Ensure that all children are safe and clean.

This is a permanent, full-time role at a Pre-School attached to a Primary School. This role is term time only, 9am-3pm Monday to Friday. The school is looking to hire someone as soon as possible but is willing to wait for the right candidate if the best candidate has a notice period to work. Having an NVQ level 3 in Childcare is a minimum requirement and applicants without this will not be considered.

Any job offer will be contingent on a successful DBS application or providing a current DBS registered with the Online Update Service and two satisfactory professional references.

If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this role then we’d love to hear from you. Simply APPLY now or contact Emma at Teach Agency for more information.

Pre School Assistant Wanted, Full-Time Permanent Term-Time Only. Teach Agency is supporting a Pre School in Central Bedfordshire to recruit a Pre School Assistant. Centrally located, this school is si…

Part time
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Posted 5 years ago

Teach Agency is working with a GOOD Bedford School to find a motivated PE teacher able to meet and develop on the excellent work the department is delivering to students. This is a three day a week position, Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, although there is some flexibility for the right candidate. The successful candidate will be able to teach to KS3 and KS4. This is a long-term supply position.

Requirements:

–       Recognised Teaching Qualification, PGCE or equivalent.

–       Experience of teaching Physical Education to KS3 and KS4.

–       Familiarity with the UK National Curriculum.

–       Excellent classroom management, able to offer an exciting and engaging learning experience.

–       Outstanding organisational skills.

This position is with a GOOD school in Bedford with a mixed pupil population aged 11-18. The school is centrally located with good bus routes and on-site parking.

Additional Requirements:

–       Current DBS registered with the Online DBS Update Service or a DBS check through our own clearance procedures.

–       References will be requested as part of the registration process.

If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this position, please APPLY now. For more information please call Teach Agency and speak with one of our consultants about this or our other opportunities.

Job Features

Job CategoryPE

Teach Agency is working with a GOOD Bedford School to find a motivated PE teacher able to meet and develop on the excellent work the department is delivering to students. This is a three day a week po…

Long term
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Posted 5 years ago

Teach Agency is seeking an enthusiastic Teacher of Humanities for a long-term supply role in the Bedford area. This is a part-time (0.8) role at a GOOD school within an easy commute of Bedford. Starting in October this post will run to Christmas 2019 initially, although there is the potential for this to be extended into 2020. The timetable is set although there is some flexibility for the right candidate.

Requirements:

–       Recognised Teaching Qualification, PGCE or equivalent.

–       Experience of teaching Humanities to KS3 and KS4.

–       Familiarity with the UK National Curriculum.

–       Excellent classroom management, able to offer an exciting and engaging learning experience.

–       Outstanding organisational skills.

–       Able to plan, prepare and mark, plus attend meetings and parent evenings if required.

This is a GOOD school with a mixed pupil population of 11-18 year olds. 

Additional Requirements:

–       Current DBS registered with the Online DBS Update Service or a DBS check through our own clearance procedures.

–       References will be requested as part of the registration process.

If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this role then APPLY now. For more information on this or our other roles then please contact one of our consultants at Teach Agency.

Job Features

Job CategoryHumanities

Teach Agency is seeking an enthusiastic Teacher of Humanities for a long-term supply role in the Bedford area. This is a part-time (0.8) role at a GOOD school within an easy commute of Bedford. Starti…

Long term
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Posted 5 years ago

Law Teacher Wanted for Oversubscribed School in Bedford.

Teach Agency are working with a GOOD Secondary Academy in the Bedford area to recruit a Law Teacher for an ongoing full-time teaching role. Working 5 days a week and teaching Law up to KS5, this is an exciting opportunity to join a well-managed and oversubscribed school in the area. The school was rated GOOD with OUTSTANDING Behaviour and safety of pupils.

Requirements:

–       Recognised Teaching qualification, PGCE or equivalent.

–       Experience of teaching Law up to KS5.

–       Current experience of working in a UK school.

–       Good classroom management skills, able to create a positive learning experience.

–       Excellent organisational skills.

–       Able to plan, prepare and mark.

This is a five day a week role starting in October and continuing until at least the end of the year. There is the potential for this role to become ongoing long-term or permanent for the right teacher.

Additional Requirements:

–       Current DBS registered with the DBS Update Service, or a DBS through our own clearance procedures.

–       2 satisfactory professional references.

If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this position then please APPLY now. For more information or an informal discussion please contact Emma at Teach Agency.

Law Teacher Wanted for Oversubscribed School in Bedford. Teach Agency are working with a GOOD Secondary Academy in the Bedford area to recruit a Law Teacher for an ongoing full-time teaching role. Wor…

Long term
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Posted 5 years ago


Teach Agency is working with an Upper School just outside of Bedford who are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and engaging teacher of Mathematics. This is a full-time, five day a week role teaching to KS3 and KS4 pupils.

Requirements:

  • Recognised Teaching Qualification, PGCE or equivalent.
  • Experience of working in a UK classroom, teaching to the national curriculum.
  • Ability to teach Maths from KS3 to KS4.
  • Excellent classroom management skills, able to create a positive learning environment for students.
  • Outstanding organisational skills.
  • Current DBS registered with the Online DBS Update Service or a DBS check through our own clearance procedures.
  • 2 x satisfactory professional references.

The school is an established GOOD school with an 11-19 pupil population. The Maths Department is able to offer support so the school is happy to accept applications from Newly Qualified Teachers, as well as experienced Teachers and Instructors.

This is an oversubscribed school in the area with an excellent reputation for pupil behaviour and management support.


This is a long-term supply role offering competitive rates of pay, weekly pay either traditional payroll or PAYE and a dedicated consultant to provide you with any support and additional work if needed.


If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered please APPLY now. For more information please contact Emma at Teach Agency for an informal discussion.

Job Features

Job CategoryMaths

Teach Agency is working with an Upper School just outside of Bedford who are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and engaging teacher of Mathematics. This is a full-time, five day a week role teaching …

Long term
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Posted 5 years ago


Teach Agency is working with a GOOD school within an easy commute of Bedford to find an experienced Teacher of Business and Accounting. This is a long term supply role, five days a week, teaching to KS3 and KS4.
Requirements:

  • Recognised Teaching Qualification, PGCE or equivalent.
  • Experience of working in a UK classroom, teaching to the national curriculum.
  • Ability to teach Business and Accounting from KS3 to KS4.
  • Excellent classroom management skills, able to create a positive learning environment for students.
  • Outstanding organisational skills.
  • Current DBS registered with the Online DBS Update Service or a DBS check through our own clearance procedures.
  • 2 x satisfactory professional references.

This is a well managed school with an Ofsted GOOD rating. The school is oversubscribed and has a solid reputation in the area for pupil behaviour and management support. The school has an 11-18 pupil population so an ability to teach to KS5 would be an advantage but is not a requirement of the role.
If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this position, APPLY now. For more information or an informal discussion, please contact Emma at Teach Agency.

Teach Agency is working with a GOOD school within an easy commute of Bedford to find an experienced Teacher of Business and Accounting. This is a long term supply role, five days a week, teaching to K…

 

THE BENEFITS

 

Steeped in history and with a strong literary heritage (Bedford Gaol is where John Bunyan wrote The Pilgrim’s Progress) Bedford manages to maintain an easy balance between cutting-edge urban cool and semi-rural charm, with the outskirts of the town especially accessible to the pretty surrounding Bedfordshire countryside. Many excellent schools are located here, and high standards are combined with a healthy social and ethnic mix.

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We want to make sure that you feel supported, so we offer a wide range of training and development opportunities and onsite support from our experts.  With Teach Agency, you’re not only gaining access to supply teaching – you’re getting the chance to work in an exciting and inspiring environment where your skills can really shine!

To learn more about us and how we can help you, please call us on 01234 866490 or send us a message, and we’ll be in touch as soon as possible.

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