Meet the Teaching Agency in Portsmouth
The Portsmouth teaching agency office is one of the longest established in the whole of Academics and covers Portsmouth, Southampton, Hampshire and West Sussex, as well as other surrounding areas. The team work closely with Schools, Nurseries, Colleges and Referral units across the regions. The whole office take great pride and satisfaction in the relationships they have developed with teaching establishments, teachers and other support staff. Our teaching agency in Portsmouth is included on the Preferred Supplier List for Schools in both Hampshire and Portsmouth. Their reputation for teacher recruitment in Portsmouth and the surrounding areas continues to go from strength to strength because of the dedication that they all put into the work that they do.
Steve has been with Academics since August 2014. He has worked in Education recruitment for the last 9 years and managed teams in London. In 2014 he relocated back home to the South Coast. Steve has particular strength with international recruitment and helps run a DfE backed project for Academics, recruiting Math and Science teachers from overseas to the UK. Before working in teacher recruitment Steve was a Secondary teacher and studied Law at university, where he also worked part time as a teaching assistant in a local college. Steve is former school governor, has a passion for rugby having played for 11 years and he and his wife have two Children.
Billie joined Academics in 2011, and during this time she has successfully grown a Nursery, Primary and Secondary desk. Billie currently looks after all the Primary schools within Portsmouth and the surrounding areas which is one of the busiest desks within the company. Before her life in Education recruitment, Billie was an estate agent with a local company for 4 years. After successfully exceeding targets and personal milestones within that sector, Billie decided that a career change was needed and so she started at academics. In her spare time she enjoys running and attending music events amongst shopping and socialising.
Georgina joined Academics in June 2017 and will be covering the Portsmouth Primary, Secondary and SEN desk for the next academic year. In addition to this, Georgie will be developing relationships with Hampshire Primary and Secondary schools. Prior to joining Academics, Georgie was the Branch Manager for another local Education agency and has recruited for Primary, Secondary and SEN schools across Hampshire, Dorset, Southampton and Portsmouth local authorities for the past four years. Georgie is an avid Take That and Harry Potter fan and has a recent addition to her family in the form of a Cavapoo puppy!