Enlighten Supply Pool prides itself on providing a bespoke service to all our candidates and clients alike. In light of this, Enlighten Supply Pool was formed in 2010 creating a much needed niche in the education recruitment market.

With over 20 years experience in the education recruitment industry and direct experience of the education market, we have a greater understanding of your needs, providing expert advice and support.

Today, Enlighten Supply Pool is firmly renowned and respected as one of the leading specialist recruitment agencies in the education sector and continues to build on our current success.


The strong business relationships that we have developed are based on trust. We believe that openness and honesty form the core of our achievements to date, and we see real value in promoting them throughout the business, both among our colleagues and with our clients. Just as we value and promote the skills of our teachers, we value and promote the skills of our staff.

To help us achieve a high quality of service to both our clients and candidates, we work with a set of values that every member of staff, regardless of where they work or the position they hold; use daily to make Enlighten Supply Pool what it is today- A well established recruitment agency.



Pride and belief in everything we do.


Working in a way that inspires trust and honesty.


Working together and going the extra mile to achieve a common goal.


Taking responsibility for your own actions and responding quickly and effectively. Make sure it is done today and not tomorrow.


Thinking outside the box: continually challenging the way we do business and seeking improvement.


Meeting and exceeding the expectations of colleagues, customers and shareholders.


If you are interested in working with Enlighten Supply Pool to place the best teaching talent in schools around London, please contact us today.


"To run a professional, successful specialist recruitment agency that will be known for delivering quality candidates whilst adhering to the highest standard within the industry."
Enlighten Supply Pool aims to be the market leader by being the first choice for staffing needs in the education sector. Working together we will exceed customer expectations and continue to raise the level of service across the recruitment industry. We care about what we do. By taking the time to fully understand our clients' and candidates' needs, we consistently exceed their expectations. Our dedicated, motivated and enthusiastic team will always go the extra mile to ensure we provide a quality of service that is second to none.

"…Because of their honesty…"

“Enlighten Supply Pool have always provided our school with an excellent service by sending us quality teachers at reasonable prices. One of the reasons we use Enlighten Supply Pool is because of their honesty, if they don’t have a candidate that would be suitable for our school, they will tell us in good time to arrange a replacement. The knowledge of the consultant is excellent and they know exactly which candidates would suit our school. I look forward to building on our fruitful working relationship”

Secondary School, East London

Our Vetting Process

Enlighten Supply Pool operate rigorous quality controls in all aspects of recruitment, vetting and registrations to ensure that all our candidates exceed the regulatory standards set by the DfE.
Our vetting checks include the following:
  • In-depth face-to-face Interviews
  • Disclosure Barring Service Check- Enlighten applies for an Enhanced Disclosure for all candidates, including overseas teachers. Enhanced DBS certificates are only valid for one year in education. Candidates have 14 days from the Disclosure Date on the certificate to update their certificate online.
  • Proof of Identification- Passport and driver's licence
  • Critical assessment of two most recent professional references (within two years of registration date)
  • Proof of Qualifications- if applicable
  • Permission to work in the UK- Visa
  • Proof of National Insurance
  • Two proofs of address
  • Two passport sized photographs