Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Cover Assistant


Job Description:

  • School Cover Assistant & Administrator 
  • Secondary School in Greenwich 
  • Full-time
  • Previous experience helping with morning cover required
  • 7am to 3pm 

We are currently recruiting a School Administrator and cover assistant for a full-time role in a secondary school in Greenwich. 

We are looking for a School Administrators who has:

  • Previous experience in school administration
  • Knowledge of school database systems - MUST have Bromcom experience
  • Excellent verbal and written English
  • Good communication skills
  • Strong IT skills
  • A committed and reliable approach to work
  • Flexibility to travel for temporary positions
  • Experience supporting with cover in the mornings

The Role

As a school administrator you will provide additional support to administration and school office teams. Duties will vary depending on the placement but may include:

  • Assisting with routine admin tasks
  • Maintaining manual and computerised records/ management information systems.
  • Undertaking typing, word processing and other ICT based tasks
  • Assisting with reception duties, answering routine telephone, face-to-face enquiries and signing in visitors.

If you are a School Administrator seeking a new position or temporary flexible work in schools, please apply with an up to date CV ASAP.


We have a policy to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Philosophy Education is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its clients.


  • Job Type

    Temporary, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Education