Supply Teachers' Survival Guide, Paperback / softback Book

Supply Teachers' Survival Guide Paperback / softback


Supply teachers are increasingly essential to the education system, yet they all too rarely receive adequate support or specific training.

Here experienced supply teacher Glen Segall provides a practical handbook covering all those things that he wished he'd been told when he started.

It provides full and up-to-date information on the qualifications you need to be a supply teacher, whether or not UK-trained; supply and supply agencies; securing work and your legal status as a supply teacher; supply teaching as a career - short or long term; educational provision in England, Wales and Scotland; government local authority and school initiatives such as Excellence in Cities.

It tells you what to do when you first arrive at a school; how to fit in with the way the school works - including the staff room; how to operate in the classroom and keep the students learning; what you need to know about the curriculum and your position regarding homework.

There is a guide to terminology, a list of useful organisations such as the GTC abd even guidance on remuneration for your work.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 144 pages, Illustrations, unspecified
  • Publisher: Institute of Education Press
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Teaching skills & techniques
  • ISBN: 9781858562810



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