Schools early | Smart Teachers

Trust us to recruit & supply
the best early years & primary staff


Our teachers across foundation stage, KS1 and KS2 are full of passion to inspire young minds and have plenty of enthusiasm to create a positive learning environment. They embrace the responsibility of a class and show self-discipline and initiative every day by being timely, prepared for work and ready to take on the next challenge.

Support staff

We can recruit to many types of support staff jobs in early years and primary – from teaching assistant, nursery nurse, or higher level teaching assistant. Our support staff are committed to ensuring every child has the opportunity to achieve their potential by supporting their educational, emotional and social development.


Find the right people to develop, shape and lead your primary school – whether it’s the next nursery manager or primary head teacher. Let our experienced team get to understand your unique needs so we can match you with the candidate whose vision, passion and leadership style, will be an asset to your school.

Here to help your school - let’s talk!
Our friendly consultants would love to hear more about your school’s recruitment needs - get in touch with your local branch today
Tell us about your vacancy
Need help with a long-term or permanent vacancy - we’re here to make recruitment easy for you

Why choose us?

Smart Teachers offer a first-class temporary and permanent recruitment service for early years and primary schools across the London and the Home Counties.
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Over 5.000 qualified & experienced staff registered with us & available when you need them
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Fair charge rates for schools & fair pay for our supply staff
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Dedicated consultants who'll listen & find you the staff you need - quickly!
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Gold standard in safeguarding with robust interview processes for your protection
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Competitions, incentives & sponsorship opportunities for pupils & staff
Safeguarding pupils
Protecting children & young people is our main priority. You can be fully confident that all safeguarding requirements have been taken care of
Your partner of choice

Enjoy the added benefits of choosing Smart Teachers to be your school or multi-academy trust’s preferred supplier

Recruiting & supplying teachers, support & leadership staff

  • Secondary & further

  • Special educational needs & disabilities

Our other recruitment services

  • Supply

    Supplying staff for your last minute & short/long-term absences

  • Permanent recruitment

    Attracting top teaching talent & support staff for your school

  • Tuition

    Providng extra support for your pupils’ - face-to-face & online


We’re proud of what our
schools say about us

All candidates sent to us have been excellent teachers. Our consultant has been a great support during the year. He has been in constant contact to help and provide us with cover teachers whenever we were in need of them.

Robin Archibald,
Headteacher, Broadfields Primary School