At the moment (until someone gives me a proper job!) I am supply teaching and due to childcare expenses and the instability of supply teaching, I can only really do 2 days a week. So Yesterday, I had my first of two days teaching and on this day I got sent by my agency to a different school, one that I knew nothing about, didn’t know where it was or what type of reputation it had.
The day started out well, I got to the school in good time, found my way to reception and got a very quick brief of the school and layout (no map given, just an explanation of where each department was to be located). I was given my list of lessons with the class subject, year group and room and noticed that I had the first period free! woohoo! Second lesson arrived and I found my way to the room without problem, got the kids in and settled relatively easily and got on with the lesson that was planned and organised for me.
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