Cookies that measure website use

We use analytics software to collect information about how you use Teaching Vacancies and/or whether advertising provided by Google helped you to find the site. We do this to make sure the site is meeting the needs of our users and to help us make improvements based on those needs.

We store information about:

  • the pages you visit on Teaching Vacancies
  • how long you spend on each page
  • how you got to the site
  • what you click on while you're visiting the site

We anonymise any personally identifiable data, like your IP address or your postcode before we share it with Google.

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How we use cookies

Essential cookies

Essential Teaching Vacancies cookies include:

_teachingvacancies_sessionStores encrypted information about your time on the websiteWhen you close your browser
consented-to-cookiesSaves your cookie consent settings6 months

Measuring website usage (analytics)

Google sets the following cookies:

_gaUsed to distinguish anonymous users2 years
_gidUsed to distinguish anonymous users24 hours
_gcl_aw, _gcl_dc & _gcl_auUsed to distinguish anonymous users90 days
IDE, ANID, DSID, FLC, AID, TAID & exchange_uidUsed to distinguish which adverts for Teaching Vacancies users have seen and clicked on13 months

Our service

Teaching Vacancies is a free job-listing service from the Department for Education. It helps schools to save money on recruitment and you to take the next step in your career. Your feedback will help us improve the service