My Recruitment Agency

Teachers UK is part of Operam Education Group, a network of education recruitment agencies that cover the North and the Midlands.  Established in 1997 by experienced Education Recruitment Consultants, Teachers UK has developed very close collaborative relationships with local schools over many years in order to deliver workforce solutions effectively and efficiently in the East Midlands. 

We are passionate about finding great education jobs for great candidates and work hard to understand what you are looking for in a role and why.  When you register with us, you will be allocated a dedicated consultant who will work closely with you to match your individual requirements. We are all about personal service and are always on hand to answer any questions you may have which is why we are accessible seven days per week.

We get to know our supply staff and have regular returners who trust us to listen to their needs so we can offer them suitable assignments. We offer a supported process that treats everyone with respect, professionalism and foster a mutual understanding of good communication to keep each other updated, so we are adapting to changing needs as well as offering appropriate placements. We offer support and career advice to our candidates whether they are teachers or support staff, following our smooth but thorough registration pathway.


Our pledge is a commitment of service to all our candidates, formed on the basis of what is important to them, it’s an evolving promise which adapts to the changing needs of our candidates.


We will offer you a friendly, supportive, professional service and do our best to offer you appropriate assignments according to your needs.


We will consider your long-term as well as your short-term needs and offer you advice on your career as we get to know you and are a regular user of our service.


We will select you based on your knowledge, skills, attitude and experience; we do not disadvantage anyone on the grounds of gender, disability, ethnic origin, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, age or nationality. We will not tolerate any form of discrimination, victimisation or harassment.


We will only contact you at appropriate times according to your preferences. We are available for you to contact us with any issues, needs, or for support; a key strength of our service to you. We will keep you updated about opportunities and give you constructive feedback where appropriate.


We will give you as much notice as possible for potential assignments so that you have time to prepare. If you have signed up for emergency cover, we will contact you as early as possible from 6.30am onwards for an assignment that day.


We will let you know what year group you will be working with in advance when taking a primary teaching assignment.


We will ensure you will get paid via your bank account on a weekly basis every Friday (a week in arrears).