Our Benefits

Academics are keen to make your transition to the UK as simply and as straightforward as possible, which is why we offer a comprehensive benefits package for our temporary workers in order to make the move that little bit easier, including;

Refund of Flight to the UK – payable after completion of the first term up to a value of £500*
(subject to at least 50 days paid work completed)

Return Flight Home – payable after 3 terms (1 academic year) up to £1000 value*
(subject to at least 150 days paid work completed)

Initial Accommodation Arranged – 2 nights accommodation, booked and paid for by Academics. Alternatively, if you make these arrangements yourself, you could get a £100* bonus after your first 5 days paid work.

Airport Transfer – Academics will arrange for you to be collected from the airport and taken to your accommodation

Guaranteed Payment Scheme – in addition to and/or minimum 26 week contract

Minimum Notice Period - 4 week minimum on all contracts for peace of mind

Free UK Police Check – Issued by the UK Disclosure and Barring Service

Free NARIC Qualifications Check – essential for compliance to UK education system

UK Bank Account – Academics can offer you assistance in setting up a UK bank account

Mobile Phone – A free Pay As You Go mobile phone with £10 credit

Payroll and taxation advice – this will enable you to offset legitimate expenses and increase your take home pay.

*please note that some payments may be subject to tax and national insurance if they do not qualify as allowable expenses.

Applicant Testimonials

Denise - Primary School Teacher
Thank you Academics so very much for all your help - you have helped me so much, I really appreciate everything you have done....
Kerri - Primary School Teacher
I arrived in London yesterday and it’s only been a day but so far I’m loving the area I’m in.  I’m really impressed with how efficient and fabulous Academics have been and I thank you both for ...
Rebecca - Mathematics Teacher
I have just finished my two year contract at VISS and I wanted to thank you greatly for helping me obtain such a wonderful position.  You were instrumental in helping me navigate the employment ...
Elise - Science Teacher
I have had the pleasure of working with both the Australian office and the UK office of Academics Ltd.  All staff members have been friendly, courteous, helpful and quick to respond. I have ...
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