Accredited supply teaching agency: for all your education recruitment needs

From specialist teachers to caretakers, we supply the best candidates for emergency cover, advance placements and long-term roles. Helping schools, nurseries and colleges in the North West source the right people when they need them.


Supporting the education sector and
those who work within it

Our goal is to deliver exceptional service to both the schools we support and the candidates we work with. We’ve been doing exactly that since 2011 through our simple ethos of listen, consider, respond. It’s this ethos that allows our consultants to match the right people to the right roles at the right time.

If you’re looking for your next role in education or you’re a school, college or nursery located in Lancashire or Cumbria, then make Vida Education your next call.

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Emergency and daily cover

Cover support for those daily emergencies and unexpected staff shortages.

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Advance and long term cover

Qualified staff to cover maternity, long-term sickness and planned leave.

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Recruitment for permanent placements

Recruiting the best talent for permanent teaching and support roles.

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Training and continuous development

Providing e-learning, training and CPD for anyone working in education.

APSCo Compliance+ accredited

Safeguarding and compliance are of paramount importance, and we’re proud to have been awarded the APSCo Compliance+ accreditation for education recruitment. Only a handful of supply agencies in the UK have achieved this accreditation, which is recognised by the DfE and covers two areas: candidate safeguarding and competency. This award means we demonstrate best practice and go above and beyond minimum requirements.

Our latest jobs

Check out our latest vacancies here or register with us to receive updates about relevant roles.

Job Spotlight

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  • "We have used Vida for some years now because the service they offer is outstanding. They took the time to get to know our school and its context, which has meant the staff they send us fit in perfectly. I can’t recommend them highly enough – professional, committed to providing a good service and every bit the “personal employment partner” they advertise to be." Principle, High School, Preston

  • "Vida Education is superb to work with, their staff respond quickly going above and beyond to help. DBS information and invoicing is always ‘spot on’ and Cover supplied deliver a professional service." Office Manager, High School, Blackpool

  • "Vida’s team offer our school great daily support. They are responsive, thorough and extremely efficient with personable staff. Vida are my first point of contact when requiring additional assistance, always reliable and deliver first class communication. An excellent service all the way." Office Manager, High School, Preston

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Join us today

Register with Vida Education as a client or candidate and see for yourself why we’re one of the fastest-growing education agencies in the North West.

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