Flying Squad

Welcome to True Teaching’s Flying Squad

A professional international substitute service that provides schools with trusted, experienced and highly competent educators in the event of an emergency or for maternity covers whenever and wherever needed.


International Substitute Teaching

The Flying Squad- short term contracts

Interim, short term Teaching and Administraive opportunities from duration one month to one year
Thorough prescreening of Educators and careful vetting of schools in the programme

Educators available to respond swiftly in the case of an emergency vacancy

Direct contact between quality Educators and Leading International Schools

A more Personalised service if requested with recommendations provided Century best practice recruitment, fully automated website with powerful

21st Century best practice recruitment, fully automated website with powerful features to enhance your recruitment experience

True Teaching’s trademark highly personalized and responsive service


An Educator wanting to join The Flying Squad should :-

  • Have at least 3 years full-time successful teaching experience
  • Be in a position to accept short term teaching contracts a minimum of 1 month and up to 1 year as indicated in your True Teaching file
  • Be in a position to take up an appointment within a relatively short notice period
  • Be able to produce a clean criminal background check from both home country and the country they last worked in for more than 12 months
  • Be able to provide a minimum of three good recent confidential references

An Institution wanting to join The Flying Squad should :-

  • Be an accredited school or seeking accreditation with a recognized agency
  • Be able to make provision for short term employment in regards to work status and salary payments for the duration of the contract
  • Provide for the travel and accommodation needs of the educator
  • Provide for the induction needs of the educator as necessary


Please note: An Educator or Institution already registered with True Teaching need only enter additional information appropriate to the needs of an international substitute teaching service. The same Log In details should should also be used for The Flying Squad service.