Welcome to Hays Education, where we match top talent to the roles that need them most.

Powered by the twin ambitions of nurturing talent and empowering potential, Hays Education combines an extensive network with local expertise, and ultimately seeks to place the right professional in the right job. Our team of 200 specialist consultants work with over 4,000 nurseries, schools, MATs and colleges across the UK, operating exclusively with over 1,000 of these.

To speak to one of our experts, do not hesitate to contact your nearest office today. We have offices across the UK in 32 locations, including London, Manchester, Birmingham, Leicester, Bristol, Liverpool and Leeds.


The managed campaigns we run for schools and trusts – for NQTs through to school leadership roles – ensure we are best placed to secure the right permanent role for you. For those looking for temporary work, we have just launched the Hays app, a mobile app that gives you access to a wealth of free training courses, the ability to browse a range of supply roles, and an easy way to let us know when you’re available.

Looking for a new role?

We work with hundreds of education professionals every day to secure their next dream role. Start your search today.​​

Take control of your career

Have you downloaded the Hays app yet? In addition to a host of training courses, it gives you priority access to new supply roles and an easy way to let us know when you’re available to work.

Contact your local office

We have education offices across the UK in 32 locations.  Get in touch with your local recruitment expert today to move your career forward. 

Get the skills employers need

My Learning is your portal for free training courses to  support you throughout your career and get you market-ready for your next job search. 


Our geographical reach and detailed database allows our consultants to search over 400,000 education professionals, ensuring we’re perfectly placed to match the right candidates to your vacancies, whilst our dedicated Hays Leadership team deliver successful recruitment campaigns at all levels of education leadership. Not only this, but our Hays Hub platform enables you to tap into a vast pool of fully-vetted supply staff and provides a single point of access to all our services – including staff training portal Hays Thrive Education Training and our student learning package Hays Inspire.

Currently hiring?

If you need someone to join your team, chances are they’re already talking to us. Register your role with us and we’ll soon be in touch.


Hays Hub

Hays Hub gives you the ability to create single or multiple jobs, book temporary staff, gain visibility of your staff vetting documents and get direct access to your organisation’s training, in just a few clicks.

Thrive for Education

Upload your training materials to our learning management system and assign it alongside our free wellbeing training, as well as safeguarding and compliance training packages.

Hays Inspire

Hays Inspire is an unlimited, free-of-charge resource for all schools that seeks to engage the next generation with the world of work. It provides teachers with a simple yet effective careers framework to complement the wider curriculum.

Salary Guide 2022

Download the Education Salary & Recruiting Trends Guide to discover employment, salary and benefits insights from over 2,500 professionals.​​​​

Hays Leadership 

Recruiting outstanding leaders is one of the most important decisions for a school but is often one of the most challenging. 

Wellbeing in Education Report

Download our report for insights from almost 800 professionals nationwide.