When a sudden staff absence leaves you needing to find cover at short notice, the last thing you want is to be searching for a reputable and reliable supply agency to fill the gap.

We have established relationships with trusted supply agencies developed over a long period of time which means we are ideally placed to put you in touch with experienced organisations who can ensure you get the teaching and support staff you need, exactly when you need it.


Why work with HFL to meet your supply teaching needs?

The agencies we work with have been selected by a thorough procurement process carried out against the HFL Supply Framework. The framework terms the agencies operate under ensure your temporary staff will  offer a consistently high level of experience and skill at a transparent and affordable price, whether you need someone to backfill for a day, a week or longer.

Our partnerships offer you the peace of mind of short and medium-term on-demand cover and rapid turnaround times to make sure the gaps in your classrooms are filled quickly, efficiently and with minimum fuss.

Schools, settings, and trusts who subscribe to Teach in Herts will have access to the supply framework, with details of the agencies, the agreed standards and comprehensive pricing information for each.


Offering you peace of mind

We maintain our supply agency relationships through a process of regular contact and benchmarking to ensure that they continue to operate the highest possible standards of risk assessment and training, and that their pool of supply teachers and support staff is able to support your school in the best possible way.

We monitor agency performance and delivery through annual surveys to subscribing schools, settings and trusts and termly review meetings with all the agencies in the framework in order to ensure that they continue to deliver a service that meets school needs.

Through this rigorous process we are confident that when your school urgently needs a supply teacher or teaching assistant, we are the go-to solution that offers you exceptional, trusted supply solutions that are cost-effective, reliable and flexible.


Our trusted HFL Supply Framework offers you one-stop access to some of the very best supply staff available across the UK.

The agencies included within our framework offer:


  • Exceptional value for money

  • A commitment to doing the best job possible

  • Best fit teaching and support services to meet your specific need

  • Teaching experience that meets or exceeds the expectations of the hiring school

  • The highest possible operating standards


Find out more

If you would like to know more about the HFL Supply Framework or need access to one of our partner agencies providing supply staff, please contact us.


Contact the Recruitment Services team today to find out how we can help you.