New minimum rate of pay for qualified supply teachers!

Equal is recommended by the new Welsh Government & NPS framework agreement for supply staffing in Wales across all 22 local authorities. We are committed to paying the new increased minimum pay rate of £121.64 per day (PAYE paid weekly) for supply teachers from September 2019. This is essential and in line with the Welsh

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Equal – recommended recruiter to all schools in Wales!

Equal Education has been successfully awarded to the Welsh Government’s new framework for the provision of staff to schools across Wales! We have been successful in gaining a place as a recommended provider across every one of Wales’ 22 Local Education Authority areas. This means that we’ll be able to work with many more schools

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MIT Global Teaching Labs in Wales 2020

Application deadline: Friday 18th October 2019 To download the English application form, please click the following link: . To download the Welsh application form, please click the following link: . Equal Education has been appointed by the Welsh Government to deliver and manage the MIT Global Teaching Labs (GTL) in Wales programme in January 2020!

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Ethical Ratings Cymru pilot accreditation with ESC International

Last month, Equal took part in the Ethical Ratings Cymru pilot accreditation process ran by ESC International (https://www.escinternational.org) on behalf of the Welsh Government. The pilot accreditation process and subsequent report highlighted the strength of our management’s commitment to championing ethical employment. The Code of Practice on Ethical Employment In 2017, the Welsh Government published its

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Equal gains accreditation from the Living Wage Foundation

We have recently gained recognition and accreditation by the Living Wage Foundation (LWF) for our policy that all people employed by Equal (internally and as part of our teaching & support teams) are paid at least the LWF’s national living wage, which is substantially above the government’s statutory minimum wage. Please note that all qualified

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53 Welsh students heading to the US & China in 2019!

We a brilliant day at Ysgol Gyfun Gymraeg Glantaf today celebrating the successes of the 53 Welsh sixth form students from the @serennetwork who are heading to the US (and even Beijing, China!) for the Yale Young Global Scholars and Harvard Summer School summer programmes supported by full scholarships in 2019. In 2018, we worked with Welsh

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Equal director wins St David Award!

On 21st March, Equal co-director Liam Rahman was announced the winner of the 2019 St David Award in the International category. The award was granted to him in recognition of his work in expanding educational opportunities to pupils across Wales. Last year, Liam established a unique and impactful partnership between the Welsh Government’s Seren Network

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Equal director shortlisted for St David Awards

We’re excited to announce that Equal Director Liam Rahman is a finalist for the St David Awards! He has been nominated in the International category for bringing international opportunities to Welsh students through The Seren Network / Rhwydwaith Seren. We are so proud of him! Ni’n hapus i gyhoeddi bod Liam, Cyfarwyddwr Equal, wedi cael

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Equal at the National Education Show 2018

The Equal team will be attending the National Education Show this Friday in Cardiff. We will be attending the following CPD seminars: Wellbeing, Allegations, Outdoor Education, Languages in Education, Mental Toughness, Donaldson & 12 Pedagogical Principals and a range of others. We look forward to meeting Teachers, School Leader and Provides from across Wales. If you see us around, come and say

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Eisteddfod Genedlaethol 2018 Cardiff Bay

Fe fyddwn ni ym Mae Caerdydd drwy gydol wythnos yr Eisteddfod (3ydd – 11eg Awst)! Dewch i weld ni am sgwrs, i wybod fwy am y chyfleoedd ar gael gydag E-Qual, gweithgareddau a llawer mwy! We’ll be at the Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Cymru in Cardiff Bay between 3rd and 11th August this year! Drop by our

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Equal director forms historic partnership, raising over £90,000 for Welsh students

Drawing on his experiences of studying overseas at Yale-NUS College (Singapore) and Yale University (USA), over the past 6 months, our Co-Director Liam has supported The Seren Network (the Welsh Government’s flagship initiative to support Wales’ most academically able students) by speaking with and mentoring sixth form students looking to apply to competitive universities. More

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Recruitment Open Day at Yr Atom, Carmarthen

On Tuesday, 10th April we held a Recruitment Open Day at Yr Atom in Carmarthen, meeting Teachers, Cover Supervisors and Learning Support Assistants looking to join Equal. Thank you to everyone who came to see us! We look forward to speaking with you soon as you move through the application, registration and compliance process!

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Equal director gains admission to Goldman business growth & development course!

Carolyn Rahman, Director of Recruitment & Relationships at Equal, has successfully gained admission to Goldman Sachs’ prestigious 10,000 Small Businesses Programme (http://www.goldmansachs.com/citizenship/10000-small-businesses/UK/). Gaining admission to the competitive programme involved a thorough and extensive application and interview process. Fully sponsored by Goldman Sachs, the programme is an investment to help entrepreneurs create jobs and economic opportunity by

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UWTSD Teacher Recruitment Fair

We had a great day at the UWTSD Teacher Recruitment Fair yesterday! Thank you to everyone who came by to learn more about working with Equal! We’re looking forward to interviewing many of you to join our team in the coming months! If you didn’t have a chance to see us, give us a call

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Summer 2017 Open Days

This summer, we held recruitment open days at the following locations: Aberystwyth, Llety’r Parc Hotel Cardiff, E-Qual Recruitment Education offices, 28 Cathedral Road Cardiff, Village Hotel Carmarthen, Ivy Bush Hotel Haverfordwest, Job Centre Llanelli, E-Qual Recruitment Education offices, Dragon 24, North Dock Llanelli, Job Centre Pembroke Dock, Job Centre Swansea, Village Hotel We met with

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Director of Equal on BBC Radio Wales

Last Thursday morning, Carolyn Rahman, Director of Equal, was live on BBC Radio Wales speaking about the recently published report on the Inquiry into Supply Teaching carried out by the National Assembly for Wales’ Children, Young People and Education Committee. Carolyn spoke with colleagues in the education profession about the importance of ensuring quality mentorship,

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