Teaching vacancies in Sunderland and surrounding areas


Explore our latest vacancies for Teachers, Teaching Assistants, Nursery Staff and Early Career Teachers in Sunderland and surrounding areas. If you can’t see the teaching or support staff job you are looking for, upload your CV or get in touch with our team by calling 0191 244 2600.


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Teaching Assistant

Sunderland, Tyne and Wear

£83.34 - £97.87 per day

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Primary Teacher

Sunderland, Tyne and Wear

£120 - £153.83 per day

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Classroom Support Assistant

Sunderland, Tyne and Wear

£83.33 - £96.72 per day

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Education Recruitment in Sunderland


We are committed to facilitating exceptional teaching opportunities and roles as teaching assistants in Sunderland. Our team is dedicated to assisting candidates in finding positions that align with their skills and passion.


Discover a diverse range of teaching jobs that cater to your expertise, and explore our roles for teachers and teaching assistants. Whether you are an early career teacher or an experienced professional, CER offers a selection of positions tailored to your qualifications.


Can’t find the job you’re looking for? Submit your CV and we will inform you when a fitting vacancy becomes available. Start your educational journey with us and elevate the future of learning.

What our candidates say…


“Probably the best agency I’ve worked for. I have been on placements everyday. I’ve been on 2 longer term placements since joining over the 6 weeks holidays and bounced to different schools to get more experience as unqualified TA. It has given me the confidence that this is what I want to do as a career and given me the experience of which types schools I prefer. My agent Joe always checks in and always answers his phone if I have any concerns.”



– Rebecca, Teaching Assistant with CER

“Fantastic agency to work for. I have been working with CER for about 5 years now, and Phil, my consultant, has been amazing. He’s very friendly and really supportive and understanding of my personal circumstances. The weekly pay is ideal, and I have never had any issues when it comes to getting paid. Best agency I have been with. I would recommend CER to friends and family.”




– Lynn, Teacher at CER

“working with CER Education have been absolutely fantastic. I have never had time to work with or register with any other agencies, CER have always been updates in terms of job availability for their staffs. timely response to work and personal issues regarding posting and communication. My consultant has always responded to prospective teachers who have referred and given them the necessary supports.”



– Jacob, Cover Supervisor

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Got any questions?

Get in touch with our team


Are you a teacher or a teaching assistant looking to take the next step in your education career? Our dedicated team of consultants are here to help you find opportunities across Sunderland. Whether you prefer to work in Mainstream or SEN schools, we’ve got you covered!


Get in touch with our team about your requirements and experience and we will help you find a role that aligns with your skills.


Email: info@cer.co.uk

Tel: 0191 244 2600 

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