Meet the London and South East Team - Secondary
The London Secondary team deal exclusively with the recruitment of Secondary trained teachers throughout London and the Home Counties. They specialise in permanent and fixed term contract recruitment in all aspects of Secondary Education from Cover Supervisors through to Executive Headteachers, in secondary mainstream schools. The dedicated team work strictly to DFE guidelines and stick closely to the parameters set down by their client schools to produce the best possible field of applicants every time.
Daniel is a Director at Academics and leads the Secondary team who specialise in Secondary recruitment throughout London and the Home Counties. He has over 15 years education recruitment experience and a strong network of client schools which he has build on trust. Before joining Academics, Daniel was a regional Branch Manager for another National Education recruitment agency. As a former educator Daniel is proud of Academics, and what they achieved in the past 12 years.
Douglas joined Academics in 2009 having spent the previous 2.5 years in Publishing and Print Recruitment. Passionate about building effective and lasting client and candidate relationships Douglas has steadily grown his desk especially since 2011 when he was challenged with re-building a once high performing desk in London which was the underperforming. Extremely interested in good quality music, Douglas is an avid collector of Soulful House, Hip Hop, Soul, Jazz and Rare Groove. Douglas also enjoys travelling when possible, decent food and spending time with his long-term girlfriend and immediate family and close friends.
Christine recently joined Academics following a successful career as a Secondary Teacher and Subject Co-ordinator. Originally from Toronto, Canada, Christine has made London her home for the last five years and now can't even imagine living anywhere else. Having personal experience on all sides of education recruitment gives her a unique insight into the needs of both her candidates and client schools. When she’s not in the office, Christine spends her time at the gym, travelling, and at live music events.