By Lynn Rusk
The Secret Diary of a Supply Teacher is a podcast series about the ins and outs of what it’s really like to work as a substitute teacher in Scotland. This August there were 700 teacher vacancies in schools across Scotland just two weeks before pupils returned from their summer holidays. There has never been more of a demand for supply teachers, so why have the government not tried to improve conditions for this vital workforce?
In this episode I will take you through a typical day of a supply teacher and disclose the highs and lows of teacher life!