Welcome to Smart Education HQ!

Here you will find everything you need to know about the team and who will be looking after you!

Francesca Sandiford
Director & SEND

Francesca has over 11 years’ experience providing SEN Settings with experienced and suitability qualified staff. Francesca has extensive knowledge of SEN and provides a service that is second to none across the West Midlands. Francesca is also responsible for organising a full training programme for employees.

Key Skills:
Interview Preparation, SEN, Customer Service, NQT Year Finder, Supply, Permanent Vacancies, FE Settings, Safeguarding Contact, Training

Fiona Moss
Director & SEND Home Tuition

Fiona has over 10 years’ experience in education recruitment. Fiona heads up the SEND Home Tuition provision across the West Midlands and offers an unrivalled level of service and commitment to both Clients and Candidates. Fiona provides an honest, consistent and competent approach to every client and candidate, no request is too big or small!

Key Skills:
Key Skills- Secondary, Customer service, NQT Year finder, 1 Year contracts, Permanent Vacancies, Temporary Supply Opportunities, Social Media, Safeguarding contact

Deborah Mclean
Compliance & Payroll

Deborah provides invaluable support to the SMART team managing all aspects of payroll from start to finish! An organised member of our team with vast experience. A very approachable member of the team who is happy to answer any calls/queries you have.

Key Skills:
Safeguarding, Administration, Customer Service, References, CPD, Social Media, AWR

Emma Gardner
Compliance & Social Media

Emma joins SMART with a strong background in compliance and is very stringent with safeguarding! Emma is responsible for all aspects of compliance and Social Media. Emma also looks after our candidate CPD program. A focussed and very thorough member of our team who isn’t afraid of a challenge!

Key Skills:
Safeguarding, Payroll, Administration, References, CPD, Social Media

Steve Dudley
Secondary East Consultant

Steve joins Smart Education with 6 years recruitment experience, he has hit the ground running and brings with him a great passion for education!

Steve is an ex basketball player and is a basketball coach for young people across Birmingham. Steve has a great work ethic, the background knowledge and understanding to help candidates find work within the Secondary sector.

Steve offers a very professional, hassle free and honest service as well as a solid understanding of recruitment.

Give Steve a call today to say hi!

Key Skills:
Secondary, Customer Service, Sector knowledge & experience, NQT Year Finder, Supply, Day-to-day Cover, Permanent Vacancies

Rob Goodby
Secondary West Consultant

Rob has worked in education recruitment for a couple of years and joins Smart Education to help support secondary schools across, Wolverhampton, Worcester, Dudley, Walsall, Worcester, Telford and Shropshire.

Rob is a friendly and competent recruiter who listens to his clients and candidates wishes. Please contact Rob if you have vacancies in his area or are looking for a new role!

Key Skills:
SEN, Secondary, Customer Service, Sector knowledge & experience, NQT Year Finder, Supply, Day-to-day Cover, Permanent Vacancies

Georgina Williams
Candidate resource and Care Consultant

With a wealth of sales and customer service experience, Georgina is friendly and approachable and helps can help any candidate looking for a new role within the education sector. Georgina manages the whole candidate experience from the first telephone call through to clearing you for work.

If you’re looking for a new job opportunity in education please contact Georgina for an informal chat today!

Key Skills:
SEN, Customer Service, Sector knowledge & experience, NQT Year Finder, Supply, Day-to-day Cover, Long Term Roles, Permanent Vacancies

Work for us!!
Recruitment Consultant

Smart Education has a vibrant team with a range of experiences and backgrounds.

We have a range of opportunities in our rapidly expanding Birmingham Branch. We are currently recruiting for trainee and experienced consultants to join our wonderful team.

Key Skills:
Primary, Nursery, Customer Service, NQT Year Finder, Supply, Day-to-day Cover, Permanent Vacancies

To speak to a member of the team today call 0121 392 7114