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Cover Supervisor


Job Description:

Position: Cover Supervisor

Location: Tetherdown

Start Date: September 2024

Are you a passionate recent graduate still exploring your career options? Step Teachers are collaborating with a secondary school in Tetherdown who are seeking an enthusiastic Cover Supervisor to instil that passion in the school’s students.

Role of a Cover Supervisor:

  • Delivering pre-planned lessons in the absence of the regular teacher.
  • Maintaining a positive and productive learning atmosphere.
  • Managing classroom behaviour and ensuring students remain on task.
  • Assisting with the development of educational resources.
  • Collaborating with teaching staff and senior leaders.

Requirements of a Cover Supervisor:

  • A passion for education and a genuine interest in working with secondary school students.
  • Strong communication and classroom management skills.
  • The ability to adapt to various subjects and year groups.
  • A positive and proactive attitude.
  • Previous experience as a Cover Supervisor or in a similar role is advantageous but not essential.
  • A relevant degree is desirable.

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 teachers. Explore rewarding opportunities with our trusted education recruitment services.

Step Teachers are an agency listed as an approved supplier on the Crown Commercial Service and is proud to be REC audited. This ensures we are carrying out comprehensive checks in line with the REC Code of Professional Practice and are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Upon registration, candidates will be subject to a variety of checks including an enhanced DBS check, full references including your most recent employer, and verification of eligibility to work in the UK.

Weekly pay is processed through PAYE. We offer high street, travel, gym membership and many other exclusive discounts, along with physical and emotional well-being services as standard with our pay portal.

Furthermore, if you know someone that is looking for a new challenge or keen to take their first steps in education, feel free to pass on my details and I'll be more than happy to explain how the world of cover supervision works. For every successful referral there is up to £200 worth of Amazon vouchers in it for you and the person you recommend.

  • Job Type

    Temporary, Full Time

  • Additional Salary Info


  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Education
  • Years Experience

    Less than 1 year

  • Career Level

    Not Provided

  • Educational level

    Bachelor's Degree

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