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This company supplies staff to 800 primary, secondary and special-needs schools. From its offices in Birmingham, Leicester and Nottingham, it covers 60,000 school-teacher days in the Midlands, and with premises opening in Manchester, Sheffield and Warrington at the end of this year, this figure is set to rise. Founded in 2005 by former teacher Simon Ryder and recruitment consultant Jagjeet Uppal, a focus on meeting schools’ requirements, even at the last minute, has boosted sales 51% a year, from £1.8m in 2007 to £6.2m in 2010.

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Company details
Year2011
Rank92
CompanyTeacherActive
ActivityRecruitment consultancy
LocationBirmingham
Annual sales rise over 3 years51.18%
Latest sales £000s6,235
Staff22
Founded2005
Websitewww.teacheractive.com

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