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Cover Supervisor

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Job description

  • Are you looking for a change in career?
  • Confident in dealing with behaviour management?

Teaching Personnel are working with one of its partner schools in Poole who are looking for a part time cover supervisor on a temporary contract from Easter 2019. Cover Supervisors are becoming a vital role within a school, and provide a excellent avenue for candidates looking to work in schools. Part of a cover supervisors role includes:

  • Covering lessons in absence of a timetabled teacher across the curriculum
  • Supervising the delivery of cover work across the school by communicating what set work the students will need to complete
  • Ensuring the required resources and equipment needed for the lesson are effectively delivered

Whilst experience working within a secondary school or working with secondary school and sixth form students is not essential, the ideal candidate will need to exhibit:

  • The ability to manage a group of children and coping with the challenging behaviour of the students
  • The ability to establish a good working relationship with the students, teaching staff, and parents
  • Knowledge of the national curriculum for secondary and sixth form aged pupils
  • A good understanding of numeracy, writing and literacy skills

If you do already have experience working as a cover supervisor and hold a UK equivalent degree or higher, you may be eligible for Teaching Personnel's enhanced cover supervisor pay rate under the cover grade scheme with us. Candidates looking to pursue a career within Teaching would be ideal for this role.

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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