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Supply Teacher - Primary Schools

Job Description

Job Title: Supply Teacher - Primary Schools

Location: Northampton

Contract: Flexible - Temporary/Supply

Are you a qualified and experienced Primary School Teacher looking for flexible working opportunities? Look no further! Dunbar Education, a leading education recruitment agency, is actively seeking talented Supply Teachers to join our team and work with a range of primary schools in Northampton.

Benefits of Supply Teaching:

  • Flexibility: Enjoy the freedom to choose when and where you work. Whether you prefer short-term or long-term assignments, we have a variety of opportunities to suit your availability.
  • Work-Life Balance: Take control of your work-life balance and maintain a schedule that fits your personal needs and commitments.
  • Variety and Experience: Gain valuable experience working in different schools and classrooms, broadening your teaching skills and adapting to diverse learning environments.
  • Professional Development: Enhance your professional development through exposure to various teaching methodologies, curricula, and classroom management strategies.
  • Competitive Rates: Benefit from competitive daily rates of pay, ensuring your skills and expertise are appropriately recognised and rewarded.

Why Choose Dunbar Education:

  • Established Reputation: We have a solid reputation within the education sector, partnering with reputable schools in Northampton and the surrounding areas.
  • Strong Network: Our extensive network of schools allows us to offer a wide range of supply teaching opportunities to suit your preferences and expertise.
  • Supportive Team: Our dedicated team of education consultants is committed to providing personalised support throughout your supply teaching journey, ensuring you feel valued and well-assisted.
  • Efficient and Reliable: We streamline the supply teacher recruitment process, matching your skills and preferences with suitable assignments and handling administrative tasks efficiently.
  • Professional Development: We offer access to ongoing professional development opportunities, including training sessions and workshops, to support your continuous growth as an educator.


  • Delivering engaging and effective lessons in the absence of the regular classroom teacher.
  • Following the lesson plans and schemes of work provided by the school, maintaining a positive and productive learning environment.
  • Managing classroom behaviour and ensuring student welfare and safety.
  • Providing feedback and completing any required documentation at the end of each assignment.


  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.
  • Proven experience teaching in primary schools.
  • Strong classroom management skills.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to work in different school settings.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

If you are a talented and dedicated Supply Teacher seeking a rewarding and flexible role in Northampton, Dunbar Education can provide you with the ideal opportunities to showcase your teaching skills and make a positive impact on students' learning.

Join our team of passionate educators today and experience the benefits of supply teaching while enjoying the support and guidance of Dunbar Education.

To apply, please submit your updated CV and a cover letter highlighting your relevant experience and availability. Successful applicants will undergo our thorough recruitment process, which includes an interview, reference checks, and an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Don't miss out on this exciting opportunity to join our network of exceptional supply teachers. Apply now and take the next step in your teaching career with Dunbar Education.