Teaching Jobs In Birmingham

With nearly 20 years of experience in education recruitment and a team of highly motivated, friendly, and knowledgeable recruitment consultants, First for Education is one of the best teaching agencies for those looking for teaching opportunities in the country’s second city.

Whether you’re looking for general teaching jobs in Solihull, supply teacher jobs in Moseley or any other types of school jobs in the surrounding areas, First for Education is here to help. From part-time and full-time positions to one-day sickness cover and long-term positions, the team of recruitment consultants will match you to your ideal role.


    Teaching Assistant in Hawkesley

    Location: Birmingham

    Sector: Primary

    Salary: £70-90

    Date Posted: February 25, 2024

    Teaching Assistant in Hawkesley First for Education are seeking an energetic level 2 or above Teaching Assistant in Hawkeseley. This is a Primary School role, and the successful Teaching Assistant…

    KS1 Teacher in Hollywood

    Location: Birmingham

    Sector: Primary

    Salary: £120-170

    Date Posted: February 25, 2024

    KS1 Teacher in Hollywood First For Education are seeking an experienced and reliable KS1 Teacher in Hollywood. The successful teacher will need to have a great understanding of the Primary…

    SEN Teaching Assistant in Harborne

    Location: Birmingham

    Sector: Primary

    Salary: £80-100

    Date Posted: February 23, 2024

    SEN Teaching Assistant in Harborne  First for Education are seeking an experienced SEN Teaching Assistant to work in a Primary School in Harborne. This is a full time position and…

    Year 5 Teacher in Perry Barr

    Location: Birmingham

    Sector: Primary

    Salary: £150-185

    Date Posted: February 23, 2024

    Year 5 Teacher in Perry Barr  First For Education are seeking an experienced Year 5 Teacher in Perry Barr. The successful candidate will be available to work on a full-time…

    Primary Teacher in Rubery

    Location: Birmingham

    Sector: Primary

    Salary: £120-180

    Date Posted: February 23, 2024

    Primary Teacher in Rubery First for Education are seeking a enthusiastic Primary Teacher in Rubery. The successful candidate will need to have excellent organisational skills, be fantastic at managing behaviour,…

    Primary Class Teacher in Hockley

    Location: Birmingham

    Sector: Primary

    Salary: £120-185

    Date Posted: February 22, 2024

    Primary Class Teacher in Hockley  First For Education are seeking an experienced and qualified Primary Class Teacher in Hockley. The successful candidate will have fantastic organisational skills, be reliable, and…

    Early Years Teacher in Witton

    Location: Birmingham

    Sector: Early Learning, Primary

    Salary: £120-180

    Date Posted: February 22, 2024

    Early Years Teacher in Witton  First For Education are seeking an Early Years Teacher in Witton. Experience in a similar role is essential. What we are looking for:  Relevant qualifications-…

    Cover Supervisor

    Location: blackheath

    Sector: Secondary

    Salary: £95-100

    Date Posted: February 22, 2024

    Cover Supervisor. We are recruiting for a Cover Supervisor to work in Secondary Schools across Dudley and the Black Country. Working for Flourish Education gives you the opportunity to only…

Our recruitment team works with many schools in areas in and around the city including :

  • Acocks Green
  • Aston
  • Bartley Green
  • Bournville
  • Camp Hill
  • Cotteridge
  • Edgbaston
  • Erdington
  • Five Ways
  • Great Barr
  • Hall Green
  • Handsworth Wood
  • Harborne
  • Kings Heath
  • Moseley
  • Perry Barr
  • Tyseley
  • Yardley

First for Education can offer a wide range of teaching vacancies on a permanent or temporary basis, so if you’re looking for a new challenge and want to further your career in the teaching profession then we can support you.

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How to Find The Best Teaching Vacancies in Birmingham

With over a million people, over 400 schools and 180,000 pupils, Birmingham City Council is the largest urban local authority in the UK. At First for Education, we have built strong relationships with school managers and governors across the city, enabling us to develop an in-depth understanding of what schools require when it comes to their teacher recruitment.

First for Education can help you find some of the best academic job opportunities in the city. To discover more about the positions available, click CURRENT VACANCIES to access the latest teaching vacancies in the area. If you struggle to find a suitable vacancy, click REGISTER NOW and let an education recruitment consultant assist you in your search.


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Advance your Educational Career in Birmingham

We are dedicated to the ongoing training and development of the people we recruit. We want to ensure that you feel fully prepared to apply for any of the available classroom jobs.

By registering with First for Education you will gain access to a whole host of benefits such as:

  • First access to the newest teaching opportunities
  • Dedicated training support
  • Ongoing CPD
  • Excellent pay rates
  • Prompt weekly payments
  • Free teaching resources
  • Networking opportunities

Specialists in Education Recruitment

All of the teams at our local offices across the West Midlands have a clear understanding of the individual needs and requirements of each local authority. The dedicated team at the Birmingham office is no exception. You can find us located in the heart of the city centre, in Victoria Square.

Birmingham Office:

1 Victoria Square,


B1 1BD

Telephone: 0121 285 4840

To find out more about the services we offer and to discuss the types of education jobs available, please contact us now.

Birmingham Teaching Jobs FAQs

Where is the best place to look for Birmingham teaching jobs?

The First for Education website is the best place to look for teacher jobs in Birmingham. The easy-to-use search filters allow you to browse the available teaching roles in each town and district, whilst filtering by subject and teacher type. This means whether you are looking for a teaching job in the city or surrounding areas, you will find the most appropriate role.

Our team of education recruitment consultants connect with schools registered under the city council in order to provide candidates with access to the most recent teaching vacancies. Plus, with years of experience, our team understands that finding the right teaching job can be confusing but when you register with us, you’ll be supported by industry experts who’ll guide you throughout the process.

How do new teachers get hired for ECT jobs in Birmingham?

Birmingham has many ECT jobs for newly qualified teachers with 300 primary and 151 secondary schools in the area. However, finding the right teaching role is vital. Choosing the best recruitment agency is your first big step in your teaching career to ensure your first teaching job is a successful one.

First For Education is a dedicated teacher recruitment agency who specialise in finding teaching jobs in Birmingham including ECT roles. Our education recruitment consultants are experts who have placed hundreds of candidates in newly qualified teaching jobs in Birmingham. Your dedicated and experienced teacher recruitment consultant can support you through the process. First For Education has a specialised website section dedicated to ECTs, full of useful information on preparing you for your ECT job in Birmingham, your ECT interview and even your first day in an ECT role. You can also download our free digital ECT guide. Visit our ECT support section here or register for your ECT role in Birmingham with First For Education.

Is there a demand for supply teachers in the Birmingham area?
Yes, there is a demand for supply teaching in Birmingham largely due to the recent pandemic increasing the number of supply teacher roles required.

For the last two decades, First for Education has been one of the leading supply teaching agencies in Birmingham. This experience has helped to develop a clear understanding of the supply teacher demand in local schools in Birmingham.

More recently our recruitment specialists have seen an increase in the range of supply teaching roles in the LA with schools in need of cover supervisors, supply teaching assistants and SEN supply teachers.

If you are searching for a placement in a school in Harborne, Kings Heath or any Birmingham borough, First for Education has a position for you.

What type of teacher is most in demand in Birmingham?
The demand for specific teaching roles in Birmingham varies depending on the type of school and the age range catered to. First for education has seen an increase in the number of vacancies for English teacher jobs in Birmingham as well as Geography teachers and Food tech teacher Jobs to name a few.

To keep you informed of the latest teaching vacancies you can use our search filters to find other subject specific roles like history teacher jobs in Birmingham or positions for more general teaching roles such as cover supervisors, SEN teachers, TA’s or ECT’s. With a wide range of teaching vacancies in Birmingham schools, First for education should be your first stop when searching for a new permanent or temporary teaching role.