First for Education is based in Stourbridge in the West Midlands and is one of the country’s leading teacher supply agencies. We cover areas that span the whole of the Midlands and West Midlands, including Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Sandwell, Dudley, South Staffordshire, Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin, Walsall, and on into Worcestershire.

Demand for great, qualified teachers with talent and experience has never been stronger, and First for Education is perfectly situated to supply that demand and has been doing so for more than a decade. Over the years, we have garnered a great reputation with schools, for whom we are committed to finding the best staff for the best positions, and we’re also relied upon by teachers who appreciate our wholehearted dedication to finding them a position in which they can shine and flourish.

A Wide Range of Opportunities in Every Subject Area
The possibilities at First for Education are limitless. Whatever position you’re looking for, we can help. We recruit for everything from Assistant Teacher and short-term positions such as Cover Supervisor to long-term Supply Teacher jobs and even permanent positions.

Whatever teaching environment interests you, we can help. We work with institutions in primary and secondary education, as well as further education.

And whatever subject you’re interested in teaching, First for Education is dedicated to finding the right role for you.

Maybe you teach one of the core subjects. You could be an experienced Maths or English teacher looking for new challenges. You could have secondary school and A-level teaching experience in the Sciences. We have vacancies for Chemistry, Biology and Physics teachers, as well as qualified History teachers.

Or maybe you specialise in Humanities. First for Education have a high turnover of teaching vacancies in all of the Humanities subject areas, including Geography, Religious Studies, Sociology, Psychology and Political Science. Or you could be a teacher of Law, Economics or Literature. Many of these subjects tend to be taught in the higher school years or even at college, although they are becoming ever more popular with younger pupils too. Still in the area of Humanities, you may work within the area of the Performing Arts. Once again, at First for Education, we’ll do our utmost to find you a fulfilling, rewarding position in your field, whether you teach Music, Drama or Dance.

Teachers of Modern Foreign Languages such as German, Spanish and French are also very often in high demand. As are Art teachers and teachers of Design Technology.

Then there is a host of miscellaneous subject areas such as Information Technology, Physical Education and Food Technology. First for Education can find the right job for you no matter what it is you teach. Everything from Business Studies to Citizenship, from Media Studies to Textiles, from Leisure and Tourism to Health and Social Care, we’ve got it covered.

Whatever your subject area, if you’re looking for teaching jobs in the Midlands, look no further than First for Education. Give us a call today and we’ll be very happy to start discussing your teaching goals.

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