Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Cover Supervisor


Job Description:

At Step Tachers we are dedicated to connecting talented individuals with rewarding career opportunities in the education sector. We are currently seeking a passionate and committed Cover Supervisor to join a school in the Norwich area. 

Role Overview: As a Cover Supervisor, you will play a crucial role in maintaining the smooth running of the school by covering lessons in the absence of teachers. You will be responsible for ensuring that students remain engaged in their learning and follow pre-set work. This role offers an excellent opportunity to gain valuable experience in an educational setting, making it ideal for individuals looking to pursue a career in teaching.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supervise and manage the classroom environment during teacher absences.
  • Deliver pre-prepared lessons and instructions to students.
  • Ensure a positive and inclusive learning atmosphere.
  • Manage student behaviour and promote a respectful and productive classroom environment.
  • Liaise with teaching staff and senior leadership to maintain continuity in the absence of teachers.
  • Support students in their learning journey and address any questions or concerns.


  • A Bachelor's degree in the last 5 years
  • Previous experience working in an educational setting 
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • The ability to manage classroom behaviour effectively.
  • Enthusiasm for working with young people and supporting their educational development.
  • A commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

Why Step Teachers?

With a rich history spanning over two decades, our teacher recruitment agency proudly serves North London, East London, Hertfordshire, Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire, Oxfordshire, Cornwall, and Devon. We foster exclusive relationships with schools and academies in these regions. Our dedicated team, stationed in branches across Barnet, Enfield, Havering, Norwich, Cambridge, Abingdon, and Plymouth, is committed to supporting and nurturing Primary teachers. Explore rewarding opportunities with our trusted education recruitment services.

Step Teachers is endorsed as an approved supplier by the Crown Commercial Service and takes pride in being REC audited. This reflects our commitment to stringent checks in alignment with the REC Code of Professional Practice, emphasizing the safeguarding and advancement of children's and young people's welfare. Upon registration, candidates undergo various assessments, including an enhanced DBS check, comprehensive references encompassing the most recent employment, and confirmation of eligibility to work in the UK.

We provide an array of benefits, including high street discounts, travel perks, gym memberships, and numerous exclusive offers, coupled with standard physical and emotional well-being services through our payment portal. Introduce a friend to us and receive a share of £200 Amazon vouchers and a chance to win a European holiday worth £1000!  – if you're aware of anyone seeking temporary, permanent, or supply work, reach out to us without delay!

How to Apply: If you're a Cover Supervisor ready to take the next step in your teaching career and become part of our dedicated team, we'd love to hear from you! Please contact Step Teachers Agency to apply or for more information on this exciting opportunity.

Don't miss this chance to make a difference and inspire the next generation of learners. Join us today and embark on a rewarding journey in education!

  • Job Type

    Temporary, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Education