With a severe shortage of teachers across the country and rising pupil numbers, it is essential schools look to new routes to get teachers into their classrooms. Here, we speak with Ashcroft High School Business Manager Julie Ellins about how a Luton-based school has utilised a new Teaching Apprenticeship Programme (TAP), devised by The Education Placement Group (EPG), to solve their recruitment issues. 

Amanda Webb, Strategic Relationship Director (Education) from Affinity Workforce, talks to QA Education about the skills shortage within teaching and how to get a better visibility and understanding of staff:

A new report has highlighted the growing concern amongst school and Multi-Academy Trust (MAT) heads regarding the potential impact of the industry’s skills crisis and the need for a new approach to teacher recruitment.

Leaders in education have come together to pen an open letter to the Secretary of State Damian Hinds, calling on the Government to tackle the teacher recruitment crisis head-on.

Emma Hollis, executive director of the National Association of School-Based Teacher Trainers (NASBTT), talks to QA Education about the teacher recruitment crisis an