The Reading Corner

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The Reading Corner is Engage’s thinking space - full of teaching insights and advice!

This content is inspired and informed by the thousands of teachers who we’ve helped to find their ideal teaching job at one of our fantastic partner schools. To join them, get in touch or browse our vacancies.

  • Become a Teacher

How to become a teacher in the UK: A guide for Canadian teachers

With a shortage of new teachers in the UK, many qualified teachers are moving from overseas to work here. For…

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  • Your Career

How to prepare for the new school year

As the new school year approaches, we know that many teachers will be feeling apprehensive about their return to the…

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  • Your Career

Why teach with a CCS-approved agency?

The Crown Commercial Service’s framework for recruiting supply teachers and support staff is endorsed by the Department for Education and…

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  • We are Engage

Why choose the CCS Supply Teachers Deal?

The Crown Commercial Service supply teacher and temporary staff agreement can be used to recruit all temporary and fixed-term teaching…

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  • Your Career

How to help your pupils on A-Level results day

Unless this is your first year of teaching, we all know that results day can be a bag of mixed…

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  • SEND

Is there a crisis in SEND provision?

The National Education Union is highlighting the extent to which SEND pupils are being failed by the school system, with…

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  • Your Career

How to take care of your mental health over the summer holidays

The summer holidays are finally here, and teachers across the country are taking a well-deserved (and much-needed!) break from their…

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  • Your Career

5 interview questions every teacher should be prepared for

Being interviewed for a new teaching position is an intimidating prospect for everyone, whether you’re an established teacher with senior…

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  • Your Career

How to make (and save!) money over the summer holidays

The summer holidays bring with them a welcome break from school, but you may be wondering how you can continue…

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