Noticeboard category : Teacher shortage

Are you struggling to recruit teachers?

We are hearing from our colleagues in schools about their continuous struggle with recruiting teachers, across a range of subjects and phases. One solution that you now need to consider seriously is training your own teachers. Whilst there is a level of commitment required from your school – largely of staff time – the overall […]

Recruitment, Retention and Retirement – The 3 ‘R’s of the Teacher Workforce  

As a provider of initial teacher training and leadership recruitment services, we regularly pay close attention to the three ‘R’s driving the size of the teaching workforce: recruitment, retention and retirement. As the economy recovers and students count the cost of university tuition fees, recruitment into initial teacher training paints an alarming picture. Figures released […]