Supply Teacher

Job ID: JR98198204

Salary: £120-£225 per day


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Job Description:

Are you a dedicated and passionate educator looking to make a difference in primary education? James Ray Recruitment is seeking enthusiastic Primary School Supply Teachers to join our team on a supply basis starting from the Autumn Term 2024. We are proud to support numerous schools and academies in St Helens, providing quality education even in the absence of regular teachers.

As a Supply Teacher with James Ray Recruitment, you’ll enjoy the flexibility to choose your preferred working hours and placement locations. This role is ideal for teachers who value work-life balance and wish to experience a variety of educational settings. You’ll seamlessly transition into classrooms across various key stages, ensuring that learning continues without interruption.

Key Duties:

  • Delivering Engaging Lessons: You will step into different classrooms and deliver pre-planned lessons, or adapt as necessary, to maintain a high standard of education.
  • Adapting to Various Environments: Whether you’re covering short-term vacancies or taking on longer assignments, your ability to adapt to different school environments and student needs is crucial.
  • Supporting Student Development: You will play a vital role in the academic and social development of students, ensuring that each child receives the support and encouragement they need.
  • Maintaining Classroom Management: Upholding classroom discipline and creating a positive learning environment will be essential to your role.



  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.
  • Previous experience in primary education.
  • Strong classroom management skills.
  • A genuine passion for teaching and making a difference in students’ lives.
  • Adaptability and reliability.


Who is the ideal candidate?

  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Passion for teaching and a commitment to student success


  • Competitive day rate (£120 – £225 per day) dependent on experience
  • Full or part time roles during term time only
  • Guaranteed Pay Scheme: All secondary school applicants will be considered for our guaranteed pay scheme, providing you with the reassurance of regular work.
  • Opportunity to make a meaningful impact on the academic and personal development of students
  • Supportive school environment with access to professional development opportunities
  • Convenient commuting with excellent transport links throughout Merseyside


James Ray Recruitment specialise in finding our candidates long term & permanent placements across the UK. This business has been established by education recruitment consultants with over 20 years’ experience in the sector so can guarantee the unrivalled expertise required when finding you your ideal placement.

Why work with James Ray Recruitment?

  • Unrivalled payrates
  • Experienced & Dedicated consultant support.
  • Bespoke pay type discussed around your individual circumstance.
  • Benefits such as holiday pay, maternity, paternity, sick leave, pension etc
  • Financial travel assistance.
  • Guaranteed pay options available.
  • Referral schemes.


To find out more, call our team on 0151 7255300.

Please be assured all conversation are conducted within the strictest confidence.

Unfortunately, due to time restrictions we cannot respond to every applicant, if we haven’t contacted you within 10 working days please take it you have not been successful for this particular role, but your details will be kept on file and considered for all future vacancies.

James Ray recruitment is a Recruitment Business having sought agreement from their clients to find candidates for these roles, in accordance with the Employment Agencies and Employment Business Regulations Act 2003. James Ray Recruitment is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Appointments will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, including an enhanced DBS check and references. James Ray Recruitment are an equal opportunities employer.

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