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Outstanding Teachers actively sought for classroom roles in Dorset and South Somerset

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Dorchester, Dorset
Occupational group
Salary details
£110-160 per day dependent on role and experience
Job term
Appointment type
Lee Hodgkinson
Contact email
Contact telephone
01305 236750
Closing Date
30 April 2019 11:00 PM
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Prospero Teaching are continuing to recruit outstanding classroom teachers across all levels and subject specialisms from EYFS through to KS5; we urgently need teachers of all disciplines due to an ongoing expansion of our UK wide business into client schools in Dorset and South Somerset.

We have opportunities available NOW to work right across Dorset and South Somerset, and wherever you are we probably already work with a school near you!

Applicants will be required to teach their subject to a suitable level and in line with the National Curriculum standards.

For General Cover, a professional understanding of the broader curriculum would be needed along with good classroom management skills and a passion for inspiring learning.

The ideal candidate will be confident, creative and enthusiastic.

We would welcome applications from experienced or newly qualified teachers with a dynamic approach to educating young people.

The successful Prospero Candidate is…

Someone who can effectively challenge pupils to achieve, using a range of engaging methods and excellent communication skills.

You will be approachable, organised with a good eye for detail, able to work under your own initiative to help raise attainment for your classes. 

You will be able to demonstrate a consistent level of teaching ensuring delivery of quality lessons that add value to pupils and school.

Prospero Teaching can offer you:

  • An education focused ethos as a foundation across our UK business
  • Client knowledge that is second to none locally
  • Excellent salaries fitting to your skills and experience
  • Teaching assignments local to you
  • Flexible working hours to suit your needs
  • Careers support and advice
  • Opportunity to work on our guaranteed pay scheme
  • Wide range of teaching environments and age groups
  • Opportunities to widen your current teaching experiences

Prospero Teaching is acting as an employment business/education recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy. The successful candidate will be required to register with Prospero Teaching in order to fill this vacancy. 

You will ideally:

  • Be a qualified teacher (ideally PGCE, GTP, BEd, Cert Ed, BA with QTS or QTLS) 
  • Have UK teaching experience or be completely familiar with the current UK curriculum. 
  • Be creative and innovative. 
  • drive and tenacity. 
  • Encourage all your students to reach their full potential. 
  • Excellent classroom management skills 
  • Positive and creative approach to teaching



  • Location – Various locations across South Dorset
  • Position – Supply Teacher
  • Type of work – Supply Teacher – day to day and long term cover in various schools
  • Start date – Immediate subject to vetting
  • Duration / Likely Duration – Day to day bookings, with the potential for extension depending on schools
  • End date (if applicable) – N/A
  • Contract type - Temporary 
  • Full time/part time – Part time and full time depending on schools needs
  • Minimum rate of pay – Minimum rate £110 per day (for QTS teachers)
  • Hours – 8:30 am – 4pm (full day), half day (am or pm) or long half days where available (dependant on school timetable)



  • QTS, QTLS, PGCE, EYFS  or equivalent
  • Previous experience working in a UK school
  • Up to date Safeguarding training issued in the last year (desirable however not essential)



  • Hold the Right to Work in the UK
  • Hold an enhanced child barred list DBS certificate registered with the online update service or be willing to process a new application
  • Provide two professional child related references


If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply with a copy of your most up to date CV. Unfortunately, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Prospero Teaching is able to offer the successful candidate: Free, accredited continued professional development courses including safeguarding and behaviour management

  • In-house Training and Development Team
  • Prospero Teaching, have teaching/support staff positions across Dorset, South Somerset, Hampshire and Wiltshire, as well as across the rest of the UK, Dubai, Canada, New Zealand and Australia.

If you are interested in working as a nursery nurse, classroom assistant, primary teacher, secondary teacher, cover supervisor, teaching assistant, SENCO, school support staff, SEN Teacher, or if you are an NQT looking to kick start your career, contact Prospero Teaching today!