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Cover Supervisor

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Are you a recent graduate looking for paid classroom experience in a Secondary school?

Teaching Personnel are recruiting on behalf of our client school in Manchester, who would like a Cover Supervisor to join their team from January 2019. This is a fantastic opportunity for a recent graduate to gain classroom experience before starting a career in education in the future.

  • Opportunity to work in an Ofsted 'Good' secondary school in Oldham
  • Paid experience in a classroom prior to starting a teacher training course
  • Applications accepted from recent graduates
  • Full time working hours, although there is potential for flexibility on days and hours
  • Cover supervisor pay (£54-£70 a day - depending on experience)

Our client school is seeking to employ a cover supervisor on a temporary basis, with the opportunity for the successful candidate to gain a permanent position. Our client school has improved significantly over the last two years, through hard work and determination. Located just a short drive from the M60 motorway, it is easily accessible from a range of locations across Great Manchester.

"We are a caring and supportive community providing high challenge as well as significant support for our students. We welcome everybody and our core values remain the same, Success, Together, Aspire, Respect (STAR)." Headteacher.

Whilst working as a cover supervisor, you should:

  • Be able to support learners in the absence of the classroom teacher
  • Ensure set work is completed by all pupils
  • Have excellent behaviour management skills
  • Be able to build and maintain strong, effective relationships with young people

The ideal candidate should be a confident, motivated and professional individual and have experience working with learners. There will be many transferrable skills from a range of different occupations such as a sports coach and youth work.

If you would like to apply for this post as a cover supervisor, please apply via the link below or send an updated CV to Chris Beckenham at Manchester North Secondary directly, alternatively call on the number provided for further information.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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