Top Tips for Supply Teachers #42

Supply Teacher Top Tip #42

Being professional: Dress appropriately. Lay out your clothes the night before a potential assignment - this will help ensure that you don't have to resort to jeans for lack of clean trousers etc.! Avoid too much noisy, distracting jewellery.

Top Tips for Supply Teachers #41

Supply teaching top tip #41


Asking for help:  In the last 3 weeks I've covered asking your agencies, other staff and the students for help.  Obviously the best place to ask however, is in Facebook's Supply Teacher Network!  With over 2,000 members presently, someone's bound to be on hand to advise!

Top Tips for Supply Teachers #39

Top tips for supply teaching #39

Asking for help: The best allies you have in the classroom are the students.  They know you're new to their class, don't try and hide that.  They can be of enormous help to you throughout the day!

Top Tips for Supply Teachers #40

Top Tip for Supply Teachers #40


Asking for help:  Many teaching agency consultants started their careers as teachers.  Some still teach.  They speak to the schools you work at on a regular basis.  They also have long working hours...  They're therefore potentially ideally suited to helping you out when you're in a pickle with planning, or simply need an ear to bend!

Top Tips for Supply Teachers #38

Supply teaching top tip #38

Asking for help:  Asking other staff at the school for help shouldn't be seen as a sign of weakness.  It is an opportunity for you to shine - make yourself known!

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