Agency Rankings

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Redbox Teachers

Redbox Teacher Recruitment

9.7 out of 10
292 Ratings
I have been apart of Red Box since the early days of arriving in London four years ago. Travelling to their office, a little out of the way, made me feel a bit apprehensive of my choice in agency. However when I arrived at their office, I was met with a small, warm intimate family of people who would provide me with comfort for the following years to come. [...]
Sergio -
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Hourglass Education

9.7 out of 10
70 Ratings
Signing up with Hourglass was indeed the best choice for me. The support that I got was above and beyond expectations. There was always support even with things that were personal issues. I was well guided with moving from Jamaica to the U. [...]
Yanique Campbell -
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Thames Teachers

9.6 out of 10
100 Ratings
Thames Teachers is a trustworthy agency with professional and friendly staff. They really listen to your needs and try their best to find the proper role for you. I have been dealing with Kim who has been wonderful. [...]
Tina -
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Teachweb Secondary

9.5 out of 10
71 Ratings
I have been with Teachweb for a few years now, and for one reason or another was not able to take up any work until this term (autumn 2017). I am really pleased that Richard remembered me, my subject and the time scale I said I was able to commit to each week. [...]
G.Brady -
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Impact Teachers

9.3 out of 10
100 Ratings
I registered with two other agencies, they did not listen to me or have my best interests at heart. Impact is honest, transparent and listens to you. My experience has completely changed and I have made a great group of friends through Impact’s community. [...]
Alisha Bakorow -
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Vibe Teachers

Vibe Teacher Recruitment

9.2 out of 10
122 Ratings
Vibe were really great! They offered me consistent work but were also supportive and understanding when I needed to take time out to go auditions and acting jobs.
Tempest Hepenstall-Brown -
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Tara Professional Recruitment

9.2 out of 10
49 Ratings
Excellent professional team who care about you as a person and a professional. Always looking to do the best for you and the school. Never been disappointed, they are always ready to listen to you and try to ensure you are happy with your posting. [...]
Howard Gardner -
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Vision Teaching

9.0 out of 10
143 Ratings
Since first signing up with Vision in 2016, they have been nothing but a pleasure. When deciding to make the big move from Australia to London, they helped me do everything with ease. I have been working with Vision since February this year, doing supply teaching, and have never gone a day without work. [...]
Samantha -
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Aspire People

8.9 out of 10
363 Ratings
Aspire people West Midlands office are amazing especially tony winsper ( Shropshire / the Black Country / Wolverhampton area ) Sophie capener is also excellent ( stoke on Trent / Staffordshire / Cheshire [...]
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10

ASQ Education

8.8 out of 10
42 Ratings
I have been working as a supply teacher in London since 01/01/2015. I registered with ASQ before I arrived. I was promised work in the South West of London in which I was told they had "lots of schools. [...]
Nick -
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ITN Mark

7.9 out of 10
64 Ratings
I am registered with the Bristol office and they are genuinely a great team and all very helpful and honest unlike many of the other agencies in the area. They seem to care for their staff and will go out of their way to look after me. [...]
Steve -
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Capita Education Resourcing

7.8 out of 10
167 Ratings
Friendly staff who are helpful and sort work out for you. Good rate of pay and amount of work for my availability.
Jodie -
13

Academic Appointments

7.7 out of 10
19 Ratings
Fantastic agency. Registered with quite a few agencies & Academics provided me with lots of work. I was on a long term post and have now got a permanent position with that school. Slightly less pay than some agencies due to umbrella company taking a cut. [...]
Sarah -
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Career Teachers

Career Teachers

7.6 out of 10
147 Ratings
I have really enjoyed working with Career Teachers since January. Having worked for two previous agencies in the past, I can say they are the best I have worked with. I've worked closely with Stuart Edge, who has been amazing at finding me work everyday near to where I live. [...]
Tracy -
15

World Class Teachers

7.5 out of 10
27 Ratings
Great agency with lovely friendly staff and very quick to organise work for you!! Strongly recommended!
Tom -
16

Apollo Teaching Services

7.3 out of 10
18 Ratings
Thank you for getting me my first job which led to my permanent position in a Bridgend School. You were open, honest and always let me make my choices (I was picky about which schools and which days). It was a pleasure working with you all and if I ever get to book supply I will be calling on you guys! It's been a pleasure. [...]
Sarah B -
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PPA Education

7.2 out of 10
56 Ratings
Went through lots of rigmarole getting signed up with them, getting references etc etc. After ringing for a couple of weeks to find out what was happening I gave up. Never heard from them again. I signed up with another agency. [...]
Guest -
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Just Teachers

7.2 out of 10
46 Ratings
I've found J.T. a great agency to work with. I've had work every day. Some of the schools are challenging, however, the staff at JT listen to your concerns are supportive and give excellent follow through if needed. [...]
Vanessa -
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Tradewind Recruitment

7.0 out of 10
96 Ratings
I started to work for Manchester Tradewind just over one year ago and I am so pleased I joined this fantastic team. It doesn't matter who you call in the office, everyone is helpful and friendly. My agent Bex finds me enough work on the days that I have availability- which is usually 3 days a week. [...]
Annette -
20

Supply Desk

7.0 out of 10
81 Ratings
Supply Desk at Canterbury are rude, patronising and don't listen to your requirements. They try to push you into unwanted assignments and are rude in the extreme if you cancel an assignment .Don't [...]
Mick -
21

SANZA Teaching

6.6 out of 10
21 Ratings
Poor!!!!!!
Andrew -
22

Sugarman Recruitment

6.5 out of 10
32 Ratings
I am so glad that I'm working for Sugarman Agency and I really appreciate my consultant Emma for her advice caring and looking after me,also she quickly response when I need to clarify some thing while she keeps in touch with me always, making sure every thing is fine. [...]
Kaumadi Wijesinghe -
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TimePlan Education

6.4 out of 10
111 Ratings
I worked for Timeplan for 1 year and was contract through the school for my second year. Little did I know that all that work means nothing when you want to come back to Canada or maybe even applying to other schools in the U. [...]
Darcey -
24

Smart Teachers

6.4 out of 10
77 Ratings
Excellent service, really friendly, probing questions so you felt they knew you. Really persistent on your behalf, a really good go-between, particularly Dan Stewart.
Melanie Jane Bankes Mortimer -
25

Classroom Teachers

6.2 out of 10
31 Ratings
Really excellent service, friendly, persistent, always on your side, a really great agency particularly Dan Stuart.
Melanie Jane Bankes Mortimer -
26

Servoca Education Resourcing

5.7 out of 10
23 Ratings
I am impressed at such a professional service from Servoca. I registered with Servoca when I was looking for a TA post and now as a fully qualified teacher. The agency staff is extremely patient, experienceced, helpful yet very caring. [...]
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Hays Education

5.6 out of 10
64 Ratings
When Hays approached me, they sounded excited and invited me to interview in their Coventry office. After the registration process and during the interview, their senior consultant introduced me to the young lady who would be dealing with me. [...]
Rocki -
28

Randstad Education

5.5 out of 10
50 Ratings
I work for Randstad Education in Liverpool and the team are friendly, helpful and approachable. The professionalism in the office is second to none and would recommend any one here for work. From the early days in 2009 as an NQT up to the present day with a few breaks in between. [...]
Alan Dorrity -
29

A Star Teachers

5.4 out of 10
17 Ratings
Fantastic agency, i have been working through them now for over a year and every aspect of there services are exceptional. They are friendly, hard working, honest and always get me exactly what it is i am looking for. [...]
Harry Johnson -
30

GSL Education

5.3 out of 10
23 Ratings
This agency is exploitative and determined to bully supply teachers into taking placements at extremely low rates of pay. It's interesting that as part of their PR on their website, they mention their founder's philanthropic ventures. [...]
Anon -
31

Destination Education

5.1 out of 10
41 Ratings
Not a bad little agency. Only wish they got in touch now and then and had more positions in central London.
Roni -
32

Synarbor Education

5.1 out of 10
18 Ratings
I am registered with the Southampton branch. The consultants are friendly and honest, I get paid promptly with no problems. I am being offered more work than I really want. It is important to remember that each local branch is different, and changes over time. [...]
Mandy Gordon -
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Teaching Personnel

4.8 out of 10
157 Ratings
I've registered with the Thames Valley Teaching Personnel only recently because I had heard from a friend who was registered that they were a pro active agency. I am currently still in their vetting process but have been contacted everyday so far by my consultant to keep me updated and all the consultants in the branch deal with my queries really efficiently. [...]
Jess -
34

Protocol Education

4.7 out of 10
136 Ratings
It actually really surprises me to see so many bad reviews. I live is SW London, have had work everyday since January except for 4 in total and have never had an issue with my rate of pay, or getting paid for that matter. [...]
Jess -