MAT Recruitment

"Working In Partnership With Multi Academy Trusts & Schools To Improve Educational Outcomes For Young People, One Placement At A Time."



MAT Recruitment is a specialist permanent education recruitment consultancy with over 20 years combined experience supporting schools and academies nationally to overcome challenges they face in recruiting Headteachers, Senior Leaders and Teachers.


We offer a personalised approach to each client and candidate, to ensure that the journey to find a positive outcome is achieved; whether it be finding a new job or hiring the right person.


Our mission is to improve outcomes in education for young people, through the successful placement of talented teachers and leaders via a high quality, robust and honest recruitment service.

Our 3 education recruitment campaigns have been created to suit the needs of our schools in line with their budget.


Watch the video below to discover the features of each campaign and decide which option is best for your school.


Marie Tormey

Managing Director


Marie has been supporting Schools, Local Authorities and Multi Academy Trusts to recruit Teachers, Senior Leaders, Principals and Directors of Education since 2002. Her passion for education is infectious and her commitment to supporting school leaders improve the education system is evidenced through her active involvement as Governor of two schools in Liverpool where she is a link Governor for safeguarding and Chair of the T&L committee.


Marie is passionate about networking with like minded people within the education arena. Outside of work, Marie is a busy mum to Lois and Lucas; if she is not standing on the football side-lines in all weathers, she is watching dance and gymnastic shows!

India Kapur



India is an ambitious and honest education recruiter who demonstrates a strong morale purpose to make a positive impact on the educational outcomes of young people, through the careful and successful placement of teachers and senior leaders. She has an incredible attention to detail which enables her to identify the very best talent for schools and support the career development for education staff.


In her free time India is an active Governor for a school in Liverpool offering professional support and challenge to the leadership team. When India is not in schools, she is often hitting the gym for her regular HiiT workouts or shopping online to pick up some bargains!

Nicola Clark

Talent Research Executive


Nicola joined MAT Recruitment as a Talent Research Executive in 2018; she brings with her a wealth of experience regarding education having previously trained as a Teacher.


Nicola successfully identifies talent in the education sector and supports colleagues to identify their strengths as professionals to enable them to secure new roles.

Outside of work, Nicola is a dedicated mum to Sophia and enjoys spending quality time with family, often going for long walks and bike rides.

Amber Kapur 

Education Recruitment Consultant


Amber joined MAT Recruitment following a successful career as a Litigation Assistant for a large Solicitors firm.


Prior to this and for many years, Amber worked as a Teaching Assistant within a North West Primary School, where she supported Early Years and KS1 children, securing the foundations of their education journey.

Outside of work, Amber enjoys keeping fit, socialising with family and friends and furnishing her brand-new house!


MAT Recruitment provide bespoke and cost effective permanent recruitment solutions underpinned by our core values of Professionalism, Pride, Ethical practices and Integrity. Our talented consultants have a secure understanding of the education landscape and will invest time to get to know your schools in order to source the right candidates to fulfil your requirements.

We have access to all major recruitment platforms and job boards and use a multi channelled approach for candidate attraction. Our recruitment campaign will look to raise the profile of your school/s and provide a professional and comprehensive service throughout.

If your school or trust is looking for recruitment support, please get in contact today.

Mr Andrew Galbraith

“I would highly recommend MAT Recruitment for their endeavours in supporting schools to recruit. Marie & India have an excellent knowledge of the education landscape and have been instrumental in the supporting me and my school with the current recruitment struggle in education. The task becomes a real team effort and the vital communication and updates mean the process is smooth from start to finish. Marie & India are exceptional and must be thanked for their assistance and professionalism.”



We are delighted to announce the partnership between DBE Recruitment Services and MAT Recruitment. This exclusive partnership will pave the way in supporting DBE Services & Church of England Schools across the Northern Diocese in attracting the very best in Teaching & Leadership talent using cutting edge technology, increased social media output & a personalised service for schools & Teachers alike; With the support of the Northern Diocese & DBE Services we are excited to embark on a Partnership which is committed to recruiting excellence in education.


“We are delighted to offer recruitment  services to our school community. We have partnered with MAT Recruitment to provide a high quality service whereby schools can attract the best candidates for their unfilled vacancies at Teacher and Leadership level. We are confident that this exclusive partnership will support  all DBE schools and each respective Northern Diocese.”

Peter Ballard - Chair of the Board, DBE Services 



Our specialist team of recruiters work hard to support our teachers and senior leaders in securing their next permanent role. We take time to talk through career goals and aspirations and understand the type of role our candidates are seeking.

We provide access to unadvertised vacancies and exciting opportunities and provide our candidates with the tools and preparation to give them the best chance of success.

If you are considering a new teaching or leadership role please leave your details and one of our experienced consultants will be in contact.


“MAT Recruitment has enabled me to realise my own potential. The personalised support and seeking of the correct school has been incredible. The advice given and interest shown by Marie and her team is non comparable.  I can not thank them enough. Very professional and personal. Would recommend to anyone looking for a permanent role to get in touch. It’s all about quality with them”

Shumi - Assistant Headteacher



If you can not find the job you are looking for, send us your details using this form and our team will contact  you to discuss your requirements in e detail.






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16a Mackets Lane, Halewood, Liverpool, L25 0LQ.