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Cover Supervisor


Job Description:

Hello Education are searching for Flexible Cover Supervisors who live, or are able to commute, in and around the Redcar & Cleveland area. As a Cover Supervisor, you will be tasked with helping the school with its day-to-day classroom cover needs when the usual teacher(s) is unavailable. You will cover a range of lessons for pupils aged 11 upwards. An overview of the role:

- Flexible working around your diary and school needs

- QTS (Qualified Teacher Status) is not required for this position, however experience working with children would be beneficial

- £80-£120 per day dependent on experience

- Great opportunity to gain experience in the classroom

What is a Cover Supervisor?

A Cover Supervisor is someone that takes control of the classroom and leads pre-planned lessons to pupils in that class when the usual teacher is unavailable. As a Cover Supervisor, you get the excitement of teaching a range of topics to a variety of year groups. The Cover Supervisor role is a fantastic opportunity for someone wishing to get experience in the classroom.

Am I suitable for this role?

As a Cover Supervisor you will be expected to take control of the classroom and confident to tackle any challenging behaviour. You are not expected to be an expert in every field; however, you will be capable to lead a pre-planned lesson and ensure that children are continuing with their studies in the teacher’s absence. You do not need to have Qualified Teacher Status however some experience working with children will be beneficial in this role. An enthusiasm for learning and a resilience to challenging behaviour will be needed.

*** The ability to travel to other locations in the surrounding area is beneficial but not essential***


To be put forward for this position you must either be registered or be prepared to register with Hello Education to go through all of the necessary vetting procedures. If you have similar previous experience and you would like to be put forward for this position, please apply ASAP with a copy of your up-to-date CV for immediate consideration.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role.
All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.
Hello Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ this may also include an online search as part of our due diligence on shortlisted applicants.
All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

  • Job Type

    Contract, On a daily basis

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Education

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