Explore our teaching roles across the South


Are you in the search of your next teaching or teaching assistant role in the South? Our team of dedicated education recruitment experts specialise in finding teachers, learning support assistants and early career teachers work in schools across Bristol, Gloucestershire, Somerset, Wiltshire and Oxfordshire. To begin your job search, select your closest location below and explore our diverse array of teaching roles.


A little look into Monarch South


Our presence in the South is a testament to our top-notch education recruitment services. Opened in 2010, our Bristol branch has become a trusted, go to agency for providing education staff in the South of England.


We work in partnership with Castle School Education Trust and Cabot Learning Federation, providing staff for their academies across Bristol, South Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire, North Somerset, Somerset, Wiltshire, BANES, and Oxfordshire.


So, if you’re all about inspiring young minds and making a difference, you’re in the right place. Explore the amazing opportunities for teachers, teaching assistants and support staff that we have to offer!

A word from Divisional Manager, Luke


“As the Divisional Manager for the South West and Thames Valley with over 10 years of experience within education recruitment, I’ve witnessed first-hand the transformative power of great teachers and teaching assistants. Our dedicated team of recruitment consultants are here to ensure that schools in the South of England have access to the very best educational talent.


“I couldn’t be more excited about the incredible opportunities this city offers for both educators and schools. The South West and Thames valley’s vibrant community and its dedication to providing quality education make it the perfect place for us to connect passionate educators with the schools that need them most. We’re committed to helping you find your ideal teaching role or the perfect candidate to fill it.”

Areas we cover in the South


Although our office is based in Bristol, we cover the majority of the South region! See if you live anywhere near our hotspot locations.


We cover the following regions:

  • Bristol
  • Somerset
  • North Somerset
  • North East Somerset
  • Bath
  • Gloucestershire
  • South Gloucestershire
  • Wiltshire
  • Oxfordshire

Meet our South team




Luke is the Divisional Manager of the South West and has worked at Monarch Education for 11 years. He brings a wealth of experience and possesses a deep understanding of the unique challenges and requirements of this sector. What drives his passion is the incredible people he’s surrounded by, making each day fun and exciting.


Interested in starting your education journey? Get in touch by calling 01865794614.



Adam is a seasoned Recruitment Consultant, with an impressive 9 years at Monarch Education. He’s the dedicated face of our recruitment endeavours in the vibrant Wilshire region. What makes Adam thrive in the business is the diligent work ethic of his team and the supportive culture that feels like a ‘real team effort’.


Looking for work in the Wiltshire area? Get in touch by calling 0117 938 2100.



Ali is our exceptional SEND and Primary Consultant, who has been an integral part of our team for nearly 4 years. Ali’s expertise spans across Bristol, South Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire, Somerset, North Somerset, Wiltshire, and BANES, with a particular focus on special needs. He loves the vibrant energy in the office.


Looking for work in these areas? Get in touch by calling 0117 9382100.



Blake is a dedicated Recruitment Consultant, who has been making a remarkable impact at Monarch Education for the past 10 months. His expertise extends across the vibrant regions of Bristol and Bath. Beyond his passion for education recruitment, he’s a rugby enthusiast who knows the value of teamwork.


Looking for work in Bristol or Bath? Get in touch by calling 0117 9382100.



David is our seasoned Principal Consultant, who has been a cornerstone of Monarch Education for an impressive 5 years. He covers the regions of Bristol, Somerset, South Gloucestershire, and Bath. His commitment is not just to the job but to the incredible team that he works with!


Looking for work in these areas? Get in touch by calling 0117 938 2100.



Holly is our accomplished Principal Consultant with nearly 3 years at Monarch. Holly’s expertise spans across the Oxfordshire region, including primary, secondary, and SEND sectors.  According to Holly, the team at Monarch is truly one of a kind, a sentiment that speaks to the incredible spirit within the office.


Looking for work in Oxfordshire? Get in touch by calling 01865 794614.



Jack is our Principal Consultant who has dedicated over 5 years to Monarch Education. He specialises in the primary education sector within the Gloucestershire area. What truly resonates with Jack is the ‘people first’ ethos of the company and the laughs and memorable moments shared with his colleagues


Looking for work in Gloucestershire? Get in touch calling 01179 382100.



Jonah is our Candidate Resourcer, who has been a valuable part of the team for the past 7 months. He plays a crucial role in sourcing candidates across the expansive South West region. The supportive atmosphere makes his time at Monarch truly enjoyable, and he looks forward to each day with the team.


Looking for work in the South West? Get in touch by calling 01179926400.



Ricky is our experienced Primary Consultant, who has been an integral part of the Monarch team for nearly 5 years. Ricky’s expertise covers the vibrant regions of Bristol, South Gloucestershire, and Bath. He’s a firm believer in the powerful team ethos in the office. He loves the collaborative atmosphere.


Looking for work in Bristol, South Glos or Bath? Get in touch by calling 0117 938 2100.



Meet Alice, our Recruitment Consultant with a focus on Oxford’s primary, secondary and SEND sectors. With 5 months of experience at Monarch education and a background as a NHS therapy assistant, she brings a unique perspective to the team. She loves the supportive environment.


Looking for work in Oxford? Get in touch by calling 01865 794614.



Meet Chris, our Business Development Executive with nearly 9 years of experience at Monarch Education. He specialises in secondary schools across Bristol, South Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire, Somerset, North Somerset, Wiltshire, and Bath. Chris enjoys the dynamic work culture and the daily surprises and challenges that keep him young at heart.


Looking for work in these areas? Get in touch by calling 0117 938 2100.



Meet Aaron, our Support Services Consultant, specialising in non-classroom based roles across Bristol, South Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire, Somerset, North Somerset, Wiltshire, and Bath. Aaron has been a valued member for nearly half a year. Aaron is dedicated to connecting individuals with non-classroom roles.


Looking for non-classroom based roles? Get in touch by calling 0117 992 6410.



Alex is our Secondary Consultant, responsible for recruiting in Bristol, South Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire, Somerset, North Somerset, Wiltshire, and Bath. With a couple of months at Monarch Education, he’s already making an impact. He enjoys the welcoming office environment and the friendly people who make every day enjoyable.


Looking for Secondary roles in these areas? Get in touch by calling 0117 938 2100.

What our candidates say…


“My consultant at Monarch, is just the best person to work with. He’s superbly proactive in finding me placements. He always answers any questions I have speedily. He always makes himself available no matter when and always goes above and beyond to deliver an excellent personal service. I can recommend Monarch without hesitation.”




Blossom, Bath

“Over the course of last 10 months, I have had the privilege of collaborating with Monarch. I would like to express my deep appreciation for Ali, who has been serving as my main contact at Monarch. Ali has played a crucial role in ensuring a smooth and effortless application process. His dedication and assistance have made a significant impact on my experience with Monarch.”


Rajalakshmi, Gloucestershire

“I have been working with Monarch Education as a supply teacher for many years. Most recently Holly has been my agent. She has always kept me busy. I prefer short bookings and Holly respects that. Although Holly works hard, she is also lighthearted and fun. She is there for conversations about work, which often turns into personal chats. Holly is remarkable.”



Christine, Oxfordshire

“I have been working with Monarch over 6 months now after transferring from another agency due to Monarch competitive salaries and direct support. My consultant has been incredibly friendly and supportive, always willing to adapt to my needs. Could not ask for a better consultant!”


Daniel, Wiltshire

“I changed my agency to Monarch 4 months ago and this has been my best decision. I work as Cover supervisor. My consultant has been so patient and kind. He has understood and accommodated my requests regarding the contract. He has been always very patient, prompt and helpful.”


Anjali, Bristol 

“Monarch Education is a very good company to work with. They are very supportive in every way you can think of. They are responsive to employee’s needs, they represent their workers interest well and they always have jobs. Most of all, they treat their workers with respect. I highly recommend them.”


– Jessica, Swindon

“I have been working for Monarch for almost 2 months now. I have never been with an agency before and have only positive things to say about them. Ricky was supportive, friendly and helpful. I know he is always there to answer any questions I may have.”



Vicky, Bristol 

“Brilliant place to work with, very supportive and understanding… very flexible, they cater to your needs. Awesome staff that’s understanding you with regard to timing…. highly recommend.”




– Mark, Swindon

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Contact us


Do you have a question for our team? Whether its a last-minute request or a permanent position, we are here for you.


Bristol – The Quorum, Bond Street, Bristol, BS1 3AE 


Main Office: 0117 938 2100 

Oxfordshire: 018 657 94614

Gloucestershire: 01242382699

School Support Services South West: 0117 992 6410 



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Get in touch with our South team and we’ll take care of the rest.