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Teaching & Supply Agency in Brighton, East Sussex

Our Engage Education Brighton office is based on the second floor of Spaces, Trafalgar Place in the North Laines of Brighton. Located just a three minute walk away from Brighton station, it’s a simple commute for teachers and support staff based across Sussex and an ideal hub to service the schools in the South East region. The North Laines are renowned and also offer an eclectic mix of independent shops, cafes and restaurants and are a short stroll from Brighton Beach.

Brighton’s location is great, it’s the largest city in the county and a central coastal location in Sussex, as well as being under an hour from London and half an hour from Gatwick Airport via train. There are strong bus and train links from Brighton which offer extensive coverage of East and West Sussex. 

At Engage Education we are proud to provide our teachers, supply staff and teaching assistants with a high degree of support, assistance and advice in order to ensure that the talented professionals who use our services receive the very best help in order to progress their teaching careers.

We specialise in supporting teachers and support staff local to Brighton & Hove and West Sussex, and the surrounding areas, plus teachers from further afield. 

We can pair teaching candidates with a variety of school types, from early years to secondary as well as specialist and faith schools. Whatever kind of teaching role you are searching for, we are confident that we will be able to match you to something that meets your requirements.

At Engage Education we are passionate about innovation and love being ahead of the curve.  We’re committed to raising the standards of the education and recruitment industries and accomplish this by providing teachers with the opportunity to fulfil their potential by providing consistently excellent support and training.

Vetting standards

We know that strong relationships are built on trust, and we’re proud of the comprehensive compliance measures we’ve built our agency on, which ensure our practices are safe, fair, and efficient. 

  • REC Audited, Gold standard 
  • Safer Recruitment in Education 
  • CCS Supplier 
  • Cyber Essentials Certified 
  • Saferjobs Partner 

Engage Education’s partnerships and frameworks near Brighton

As part of our commitment to fair and effective recruitment practices in education, Engage Education has also partnered with a number of frameworks and trusts:

  • Academies Enterprise Trust (AET) – We joined the Academies Enterprise Trust in 2019. AET was created in 2008 by the Greensward Charitable Trust in Essex, and today it boasts a national presence of 58 schools across the Primary, Secondary and Special phases.
  • REAch2 Academy Trust – REAch2 Academy Trust was founded in 2012 and is now the largest primary-only academy trust in the country. The trust believes all of its academies are connected by a common desire to learn from each other, share experiences and be mutually supportive across the entire academy community. 
  • Hampshire County Council CCS Framework – In 2019, Hampshire Council joined forces with the CCS Framework and Reed and launched a managed supply service for teaching staff. They’ve since become the top provider for temporary staff in Hampshire.
  • Rightforsuccess Trust – We joined the Rightforsuccess preferred supplier list to support them with bookings on the revolutionary Supply Clouds app.
  • Inspiration Trust – We joined the Inspiration Trust as a preferred supplier in 2018 to support them with bookings on the revolutionary Supply Clouds app.
  • Ark Schools – Ark is a network of 38 schools in the UK, in Birmingham, Hastings, London and Portsmouth. Ark’s six pillars focus on; high expectations, excellent teaching, knowing every child, depth for breadth, exemplary behaviour and always learning. 

Engage Education is also a named supplier of the DfE and CCS’ framework for the provision of supply teachers, providing greater transparency on how government funds are being spent by schools that use recruitment agencies for their supply teachers and helping schools save money. If you’re interested in speaking to someone about using the CCS framework for your school, set up a CSS consultation call and we’ll be happy to walk you through the terms.

Would you like more information about our office in Brighton? Are you curious to find out more about any of the other recruitment services that we provide?

Get in touch with one of the Brighton Engage Education team by calling 01273 447633 and will be happy to help you. Alternatively, send us a message using our online enquiry form.


  • Southern Rail, Brighton Station
  • M23
  • 5, 5A, 5B, 6, 7, 12, 12A, 12X, 14, 14A, 14C, 18, 21, 21A, 22, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 29B, 29X, 37, 37B, 47, 48, 49, 50, 52 from Brighton Station or St Peter’s Church



Spaces, Trafalgar Place, Mocatta House, East Sussex, BN1 4DU

At Engage, we take the time to cultivate strong relationships and establish our presence in the most important locations for teachers. We cover key areas in West Sussex – including Crawley and Chichester, Brighton and Hove – and East Sussex – including Eastbourne, Hastings and Bexhill.

We’re a great option for those searching for a teaching supply agency in Chichester, West Sussex. We have a strong connection with the university that specialises in teacher training and have successfully recruited many teachers from Chichester over the years. Engage is here to find you the perfect role, no matter what your career ambitions. We have built relationships with both secondary and primary schools in Crawley, as well as specialist schools for those looking for a particular niche. 

With such a wide reach across Sussex and Hampshire, we can confidently support and find roles for teachers in the area. If you need a teaching agency in Crawley, look no further.