Amethyst news and updates, along with tips to help when looking for your first teaching job


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Our Top Teacher Stationery Brands For 2022

Are you a self confessed stationery addict?! Well, as we get closer to the end of the year it's almost time to start shopping for your 2022 teacher stationery stash. We've put toge...  more  

Our top books for primary school classrooms this Children's Book Week

There is endless evidence and research which suggests that young children who read regularly have increased concentration, a heightened imagination and a more extensive vocabulary....  more  

Teacher catch up: Kelsey

Next in our teacher catch up series we caught up with Kelsey, a Design & Technology secondary school teacher specialising in Food Technology. Learn how the Amethyst Education team ...  more  

The top teacher podcasts that you need to listen to!

Educational podcasts are a great way to gain insight from fellow teachers, leaders and experts. Here's a few of our favourites to listen to here at Amethyst Education!   more  

Making time for your wellbeing this half term

Congratulations, you made it to the first half term of the school year! Here's our top tips for looking after your teacher wellbeing this half term.  more  

How Amethyst Education can help find the perfect teaching role for you

We're not like your traditional education recruitment company. We take the time to get to know each and every candidate in order to find the best possible match between both teache...  more  

Changes for ECTs

As of September 2021 all ECTs statutory induction period has changed from 1 year to 2 years, along with the introduction of a new Early Career Framework. While there‚Äôs been many mi...  more  

Teacher catch up: Alex

We recently caught up with Alex, a secondary school History & Citizenship teacher. We absolutely love Alex's passion for his teaching career! Find out more about the daily challeng...  more  

Teacher catch up: Emma

Next in our teacher catch up series we caught up with the lovely Emma who is a Physical Education teacher.  more  

Teacher catch up: Declan

Here at Amethyst Education we love to catch up with our teachers to see how they're getting on in their roles. We recently caught up with ECT Declan, who qualified in July 2021.  more