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Easter Competition!

We would like to say a massive thank-you to all the schools who entered our Easter competition!

Everyone who guessed our Office Manager, Emma, was pictured at the Ivybridge War Memorial, you were correct 😊

All correct answers were placed into a draw and we are pleased to announce that 


are the winners!

Our Plymouth consultant, Chloe, will deliver your egg ready for Easter.

We hope everyone has a lovely Easter break, only one week to go! 🐰🐣

Good afternoon and happy Monday!

We hope your week has gotten' off to a flying start

We had a blast at the teacher event held by Clip n' Climb Exeter on Friday evening! Thank-you to Tom and Alice, two of our fab teachers, for being a part of Team ER, and for being climbing pros! And thank-you to Chloe and Kate for representing the agency! Didn't quite make it into the top three (we are told it was VERY close) but we are very pleased with our efforts
The winners are yet to be announced!

Clip ‘n Climb Competition Time!

09.03.2018 - Educated Recruitment are looking forward to attending

Exeter’s Clip ‘n Climb Teacher event this evening!

The event is held annually, and we are proud to have a team to represent ER made up of some of our fab teachers and ER staff.

There are some great prizes up for grabs, which we would very happily pass along to our local schools if we are so lucky as to win!

Watch this space, we will let you know how we do…

Happy February Half Term!

Half Term is here already! Educated Recruitment would like to say thank-you to our lovely schools and fantastic teachers for all of their hard work so far this term, we can't believe how quickly the weeks are flying by!

We hope everyone has a relaxing break, it is well deserved! 

The ER Team

Marjon University's Teacher Recruitment Fair

Educated Recruitment had a great day at Plymouth Marjon University's Teacher Recruitment Fair on Friday 26th January!

Our Plymouth Consultant, Chloe, and Office Manager, Emma, enjoyed meeting some fab student teachers and were very happy to provide information in regards to the opportunities we have on offer here at Educated Recruitment!

Supply Teaching is a fantastic way for NQT's to gain teaching experience, get to know local schools, and to find opportunities for NQT year mentoring.

If you are an NQT and would like more information about joining our agency, please do not hesitate to get in touch. 

Call 01626 201481 today!


Educated Recruitment are very pleased to be able to offer a new Careers Support opportunity to our schools and their students! We are offering schools an experienced careers coach who can visit and deliver workshops and presentations for students – free of charge!

These workshops and presentations will be held by Ruth Forster. Ruth is an experienced Careers Coach, volunteering her time to support schools with careers guidance and education.

Ruth offers the following services, free of charge:

How to be the best applicant, preparation, research and personal brand. (Assemblies or part of careers days)

How much money to you need? / want to earn? / What will the lifestyle you want cost? (Workshop)

Participate on Dragons Den events.

Participate in “Guess your job events”.

Participate in careers days, meet the employers.

Inside factory workshops. An insight into jobs available in a factory / manufacturing environment.

If you think your school might be interested in this opportunity, or you may have an upcoming Careers Day or workshop that you require extra support with, then we would love to hear from you!

Please call today on 01626 201481, we will be happy to answer any questions you may have.

Clip 'N Climb Competition!

Educated Recruitment are very excited to be getting involved in a competition being held by Clip 'N Climb in Exeter! The competition is for schools and teachers, and is held annually. We will be putting a team together made up of some of our fab Teachers and ER staff members, who will attend the event on Friday 9th March. 

We are hoping to be in with a chance of winning some prizes, including vouchers for Exeter Clip 'N Climb which we would like to gift to our schools!!

We will let you know how we get on!

Educated Recruitment are excited to be attending Plymouth Marjon University’s Teacher Recruitment Fair on Friday 26th January!

Our Plymouth Consultant Chloe will be giving a presentation at 12:45pm, and will be on hand alongside our Office Manager, Emma, to answer any questions you may have!

If you are a Student Teacher at Marjon Uni, we hope to see you there!

When: Friday 26th January 2018

Where: Room E207, Plymouth Marjon University


We hope you all had a wonderful Christmas, and saw the New Year in in style!

We would love to hear from you if you are a Teacher or Teaching Assistant looking for supply opportunities! We cover Primary and Secondary Schools throughout Devon! If you are interested, please do not hesitate to call our Head Office on 01626 201481.

We are very excited for 2018!!

'Make the World Better with a Sweater'

The ER team have been wearing some interesting knitwear for Christmas Jumper Day today!

This is a fantastic way of raising awareness for Save the Children.

We know that lots of schools and work places have been doing the same and we hope that everyone has enjoyed doing this today for such a superb cause

We would like to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

2017 is drawing to a close!

The Educated Recruitment Team can't quite believe how quickly 2017 has flown by, and what a year it has been!

We are very proud of all that we have achieved, and have enjoyed looking back at our memories from throughout the year - we hope you do too!

Bring on 2018!

Best Dressed Christmas Tree Competition

Congratulations to Denbury Primary School for winning our Christmas Competition!

We have very much enjoyed receiving photos of all the lovely Christmas trees and decorations in all of our fantastic schools! Picking a winner was tough!

But we were very impressed with Denbury, and their homemade decorations which are made from either natural or reusable materials.

Congratulations Denbury, we hope you enjoy your Christmas treats, everyone else please stay tuned for our next give-away in the New Year!

Merry Christmas!

The ER Team

Venus Awards 2018 Nominees!

Educated Recruitment are extremely proud to announce that they have been nominated for a Venus Award!

The Venus awards is celebration of excellence established in 2009 purely to recognise women in business in the Devon area. Nationally, this engages 12,000 women in business and we are extremely honoured to have been nominated again

This wouldn’t have been done without a dedicated and amazing team, fantastic schools and of course, the wonderful teachers we work with!

The whole team here are extremely excited about this wonderful news today, and we will keep you updated with more news in the new year! 

Exeter University Teacher Recruitment Fair

Our Consultants Emma and Chloe attended Exeter University's Teacher Recruitment Fair today, Tuesday 5th December! 

We were very pleased to see so many faces and to receive such a high amount of interest in the opportunities Educated Recruitment has to offer.

Supply Teaching is a fantastic way to gain teaching experience around your schedule.

If you are an NQT and are looking for supply teaching opportunities, please do not hesitate to get in touch!

Contact us!

The Western Morning News Business Awards

We are very proud to have been nominated for Micro Business of the Year at The Western Morning news Business Awards! The team got their glad rags on last night and attended the fabulous event at the St Mellion International Resort. Although we did not win our category, we are extremely happy and humbled to have made it through through to the final 3 finalists. 

Thank-you to The Western Morning News for a wonderful evening!

Operation Christmas Child

A massive THANK-YOU to those who have helped us support Operation Christmas Child this year! We have collected shoe boxes which will be delivered to the drop off point today, Friday 17th November.

We are very excited to know we are helping make Christmas just a little bit more special for children around the world! 

Christmas Jumper Day 2017 - Friday 15th December 2017

Educated Recruitment will be supporting Save The Children this Christmas by donning our best Xmas jumpers on Friday 15th December and donating to the fab cause.

A small donation can make a whole world of difference to children around the world, providing hot meals, essential healthcare, and education.

If you wish to get involved too, please see the link below

Get involved!

Exeter University Recruitment Fair

We are excited to have been invited to the Exeter University Careers Fair in December! We are looking forward to meeting all the fab student teachers, and helping to answer any questions regarding supply teaching and how it can help NQT's gain valuable teaching experiences.

If you are a student teacher and would like advice or information surrounding how to get into supply teaching, please do not hesitate to get in touch!

Happy October Half Term!

We hope that you are all having a great week whether you are carving pumpkins, taking autumnal walks, or just chilling out!

We would like to say a massive thank-you to all of our wonderful teachers and schools for helping us kick off the academic year in such a fantastic way, we are excited to see what the rest of the term brings, as well as 2018!

If you are a teacher looking for supply teaching opportunities in the Devon area, we would love to hear from you. Our office is open throughout the half term break, please do not hesitate to give us a call or send us an email.

Happy Half Term everyone! 

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Educated Recruitment are supporting Breast Cancer Awareness in the office today, Friday 20th October.

This cause raises funds for life-saving research and treatment and we all donned an item of pink clothing today to show our support.

Wear it Pink

Operation Christmas Child

Educated Recruitment are excited to be supporting the Operation Christmas Child charity for the second year! We will be gathering together as many gift boxes as possible between now and the 18th November 2017. Some of the children receiving these gifts may not have ever received a Christmas present before.

We would love for you to get involved too if you wish to do so! Please feel free to bring any shoe-boxes you pack along to the Educated Recruitment office and they can all be sent off together. A £5 donation alongside your shoebox is required to cover project costs including collection, shipping, and distribution.

For more information about Operation Christmas Child, please use the links below.


Educated Recruitment are thrilled to announce that they are invited to the Western Morning News Business Awards 2017 as nominees of Micro Business of the Year!

The Educated Recruitment team are extremely excited about receiving the news this morning that they done it again and have been nominated!

Following the success of coming first place at the Herald Express South Devon Business Awards last year for Employee of the Year, and first place for the Best Business Growth the previous year, the team have been shortlisted as finalists for The Micro Business of the Year category.

The Educated Recruitment team will be making their way up to St Mellion International Resort, Plymouth for the reputable event on Thursday 16th November!

We will be back with more news after the event next month! 

Harvest Hamper Competition

Congratulations to Starcross Primary for winning our Harvest Hamper Competition!

We sent out a picture of our ER company car in a mystery location, all correct guesses of the location were placed in to a draw and Starcross are the lucky winners!!

We hope you enjoy your goodies, everyone else please stay tuned for our next give-away!

The ER Team

Jeans for Genes Day - Friday 22nd September 2017

We are supporting Jeans for Genes Day in the office today! 

This great cause raises money for over half a million children in the UK who are affected by a life-altering genetic disorder. 

If you would like to get involved too, please follow the link!

Roald Dahl Day!

A massive congratulations to Lady Seaward's School who have won our Roald Dahl competition!

The competition was held in celebration of Roald Dahl Day which is on the 13th September, and gave our schools the opportunity to win a book voucher.

Thank-you to everyone who entered, and keep an eye out for the next competition!

The ER Team

Educated Recruitment welcomes Chloe to the Team!

The ER team are very excited to welcome Chloe Rabley to the agency. Chloe has joined the company to service the staffing requirements of Education Settings in Plymouth and the surrounding areas. Coming from a recruitment background of nearly 3 years, Chloe has an extensive knowledge of the industry and experience in providing superb customer service to both clients and candidates.

Chloe has lived locally in the Newton Abbot area for her whole life and has a good knowledge of the schools across the area. She is really excited to be working closely with the schools and teachers of the Plymouth area, providing a warm service that is of a high quality and professional standard.

If you are a teacher based in the Plymouth area please contact Chloe in the ER office on 01752 915 481 for more information about registering with our agency. 

Educated Recruitment has a new company car!

We are very excited to have our beautiful new company car on the road! 

A massive thank-you to Bayside Graphics for doing such a great job, we are looking forward to visiting our lovely schools and showing it off!

Look out for us on the roads throughout Devon!

Bank Holiday Sunshine!

What a glorious, sunny Bank Holiday we have had in Devon! 

We hope everyone thoroughly enjoyed their long weekend, the countdown to the start of the Autumn Term is officially on!!

Happy 4th Birthday to Educated Recruitment!

Educated Recruitment is celebrating it's 4th birthday! A lovely morning of coffee and ER cupcakes.

Thank-you to all our wonderful teachers and schools who have supported us over the past 4 years!


Leading up to the summer, all of our areas have seen a surge in schools being delighted with our service and continuing to use our fantastic teachers. We have seen a record number of our wonderful teachers out teaching across all of the areas that we cover. We would like to thank all of our teachers for their hard work and our fantastic schools for all of your kind feedback. We look forward to continuing to provide both schools and teachers with a service that we believe is second to none!

Exciting New Opportunities for Supply Teachers in Tavistock and Tamar Valley

Educated Recruitment are pleased to announce that we now have opportunities for Supply Teachers in Tavistock, Tamar Valley and the surrounding areas. This is an exciting prospect to work in some stunning locations and with a wide variety of different schools, there is something for everyone here. We are currently recruiting for Primary Supply Teachers and Secondary Supply Teachers across all age groups and subjects. If you live in Tavistock, the Tamar Valley or anywhere commutable, please don’t hesitate to get in touch, we would love to hear from you!

Please contact our office any time on 01752 915 481 or contact Marie directly at

We look forward to hearing from you.

THEY DID IT!!!! Educated Recruitment walked 19 miles for Macmillan Cancer Support

For the second year running, Educated Recruitment hiked an impressive 19 miles on the Templer Way walk for Macmillan Cancer Support on Saturday

Despite the very wet weather, the team walked from Haytor Rock to Shaldon in just under 5 in a half hours. Tide was not on their side resulting to the team having to walk 3 miles waist deep in water to complete the final leg of the walk!

Following the huge success last year in fundraising, Educated Recruitment exceeded their sponsor target of £500 and raised a very impressive £742 for the cause!

The ER team are extremely grateful for all who showed their support and sponsored – It was well worth the aches and pains they are all experiencing today!

Happy Friday!

Happy Friday to all Schools and Teachers! We would like to say a huge congratulations to Redhills Community Primary School for winning or competition – Office Manager Emma paid them a visit yesterday with their prize!

We wish you all a wonderful weekend!

Red Nose Day!

Educated Recruitment are huge supporters of Red Nose Day and really enjoyed doing there bit to support a good cause. We all had our red noses and Rob even got all dressed up in his red onesie!

Come back soon for more news on Charity events for Educated Recruitment!