Primary Supply Teacher

Leicester, Leicestershire
£130 - £170 per day
Education, Education and Training

Are you a versatile and enthusiastic educator looking for flexible teaching opportunities in Leicester? As a Primary Supply Teacher, you will have the opportunity to work with a range of schools in the Leicester area, catering to children between the ages of 3 and 11. You will play a vital role in ensuring continuity of education by covering short-term teacher absences and delivering pre-planned lessons across different subjects.

Whether you are an ECT unsure of your preferred teaching area or an experienced teacher seeking a new environment, we will support you on your supply journey.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Providing high-quality teaching and instruction to primary school students.
  • Adhering to school policies and procedures while maintaining a safe and inclusive learning environment.
  • Implementing effective behaviour management strategies to promote positive engagement and learning.
  • Following lesson plans left by the absent teacher and adapting them as necessary to suit the needs of the students.
  • Collaborating with teaching staff and school leaders to support the academic and personal development of students.


  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent, with a strong understanding of the UK primary curriculum.
  • Proven experience working with primary-aged students, either as a Supply Teacher or in a similar capacity.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, to engage effectively with students, staff, and parents.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to work in different schools and classroom environments.
  • Valid Enhanced Child Workforce DBS certificate (on the update service) or willingness to obtain one.

Benefits of working with Monarch Education:

  • Dedicated consultant allocated to support you with any questions or concerns
  • Support in writing CV’s and job applications
  • Fast, effective compliance service
  • £200 for any successful referral of Teachers and £100 for Teaching Assistants
  • You will receive free, up to date safeguarding training
  • Training workshops and CPD courses to provide professional development
  • The option of working under a PAYE or Umbrella pay scheme
  • Flexible working hours and the ability to choose your assignments, giving you control over your schedule.
  • Opportunities to develop your teaching skills and gain experience in a variety of educational settings.
  • Competitive rates of pay, reflective of your experience and expertise.

For more information give our team a call on 0115 838 1059 and ask for Jadey Loughran. You can also send your CV to my email –

Affinity Workforce Solutions and Monarch Education are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all its temporary workers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will, in accordance with statutory guidance, be subject to a comprehensive pre-employment checking process including references from current and previous employers, health, right to work in the UK, an enhanced DBS check and a further check against the appropriate barred list. This role involves working with children on a daily basis and is therefore in regulated activity.

Monarch Education is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications regardless of sex, age, race, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, religion and belief, pregnancy and maternity or disability.

This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Monarch Education operate in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently UK residents and eligible to work in the UK. Whilst we will endeavour to contact you following your response, due to the high volume of applications we regret that this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification from us within 30 days please take your application as not being successful this time but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.


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