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The LCJ Group joins Hounslow Education Partnership

by Maura • April 25, 2019

Delighted to be part of a schools led improvement partnership which aims to deliver the best possible educational experiences and outcomes for all the children and young people of Hounslow and drives their collective responsibility and ambition for their achievements. Their … Continue reading


Earn while you learn!

by Maura • November 6, 2018
Interested in Supply teaching? Studying part time? Why not Earn as you learn! It's a great time of year to join LCJ as London schools and Academies are in need of superstar teachers like you! Its also the perfect time … Continue reading

Agency PAYE or Umbrella company?

by Maura • April 23, 2018
If you are just starting out as a contractor, whether that is as a supply teacher or construction worker,  you are more than likely wondering what an umbrella company is and why it should matter to you. Putting it basically, … Continue reading

LCJ Newsletter – Issue 2 – Autumn Term

by Maura • October 5, 2017
2017 - A Year of Changes Since our last newsletter we have seen the snap General Election of Theresa May resulting in a fragile Conservative minority government and a precarious entrance into the Brexit negotiations. As well as these big … Continue reading

Jean Piaget (1896-1980)

by Maura • June 7, 2017

Jean Piaget was one of the great thinkers of the twentieth century. At the age of ten, he was offered the curatorship of a library due to a paper he had written on molluscs. His parents, naturally, wrote to inform the … Continue reading


Lev Vygotsky

by Maura • June 1, 2017

Lev Vygotsky is the first education theorist we have decided to cover here at LCJ Education, as we embark on a series of blog posts around the biggest movers and shakers in the education world. Vygotsky’s theory of social development … Continue reading


Monday Motivation

by Maura • May 29, 2017

It’s Monday and so time for our weekly motivational quote. This week we’ve chosen Lev Vygotsky to provide us with some educational and motivational words.     Vygotsky, as you might know, was a major contributor to the Constructivism paradigm … Continue reading


Connect With Us – Our Newcastle Adventure!

by Maura • May 3, 2017
What a wonderful weekend we have had! At LCJ Education we love it when we get to hang out with passionate and talented educators. And this weekend we got to do exactly that while also enjoying the backdrop of the … Continue reading

Learn With Us – Mantle of the Expert

by Maura • May 2, 2017
There is always so much to learn about in the world of education. Great ideas abound. At LCJ Education, as well as supporting leaders in recruiting excellence, we love to check out some of these great ideas and then blog … Continue reading

LCJ Newsletter – Issue 1 – Spring Term

by Maura • April 4, 2017
Our First Term Through this and upcoming newsletters, we hope to give you a sense of the activity that goes on here at LCJ Education.  As many of you know this is the first term we have operated under our … Continue reading