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Supply Teacher

Job Description

Supply Teacher at Dunbar Education

Location: Harpenden

Are you a passionate and dedicated Teacher looking for a flexible and rewarding teaching opportunity in Harpenden? Dunbar Education is seeking enthusiastic Supply Teachers to join our team, providing essential support to primary schools across the region. If you are a qualified teacher or an aspiring teaching professional, this role offers you a chance to make a meaningful impact on the next generation of learners while enjoying numerous benefits and a supportive community.

Job Duties:

As a Supply Teacher with Dunbar Education, your responsibilities will include:

  1. Delivering Engaging Lessons: Plan and deliver high-quality lessons that inspire and engage students, ensuring continuity in their education.
  2. Classroom Management: Maintain a positive and inclusive classroom environment, promoting a love for learning and respectful behaviour.
  3. Adaptability: Be prepared to teach a variety of subjects and age groups, allowing you to diversify your teaching skills.
  4. Supporting Learning: Provide one-on-one or small-group support to students who may need extra assistance.
  5. Flexible Schedule: Enjoy the flexibility of choosing when and where you work, accommodating your work-life balance.


  1. Flexibility: Supply teaching offers the freedom to control your schedule, allowing you to pursue other interests or responsibilities.
  2. Broaden Your Experience: Gain exposure to different schools, teaching styles, and age groups, enhancing your professional development.
  3. Competitive Pay: Receive competitive rates of pay, ensuring your hard work is well compensated.
  4. Work-Life Balance: Avoid the pressures of long-term lesson planning and grading, allowing you to focus on teaching and enjoying your personal life.
  5. Supportive Community: Join a network of educators and colleagues at Dunbar Education who provide guidance, resources, and encouragement.

Why Consider Being a Supply Teacher?

Supply teaching offers a unique opportunity to make a positive impact on student's lives while enjoying a range of personal and professional benefits:

  • Variety: Experience diverse teaching environments, from different schools to various year groups, enhancing your skills and adaptability.
  • Work-Life Balance: Enjoy the freedom to choose when and where you work, allowing you to balance your career with personal commitments.
  • Career Progression: Gain valuable classroom experience that can lead to long-term teaching roles, leadership positions, or specialised teaching careers.
  • Support and Community: Join a supportive network of educators who share their knowledge and resources, creating a nurturing professional community.
  • Influence the Next Generation: Inspire young minds, foster a love for learning, and make a lasting impact on students' educational journeys.

If you are a dedicated Teacher looking for flexibility, professional growth, and the chance to inspire young learners across Harpenden, apply today to become a Supply Teacher with Dunbar Education. Join us in shaping the future of education.

To apply or inquire further, please visit our website or contact