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General Cover Cover Supervisor

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Job description

Cover Supervisors required in Scarborough

  • Competitive rates of pay of up to £65 per day
  • Ideal opportunity if you want to kick start your career in education
  • Your own recruitment consultant that will help you whit your job search

A cover supervisor works in schools providing assistance to the regular teaching teams by taking classes and ensuring they are working on tasks. They play a huge part in the running of a modern school, by freeing up the regular qualified teaching staff to carry out essential marking, planning and preparation. The role has grown in recent year and almost every secondary school will engage cover supervisors.

The role of a cover supervisor is one that carries great responsibility as they are in sole charge of the classroom control and ultimately the safety of children in their control.

• No formal qualifications required

• Significant experience of working with secondary age children in a position of authority

• Ideally of graduate experience

• Suitable experience may be as sports coaches or youth leaders

The Role

A cover supervisor is in charge of the classroom management and makes sure that the pupils keep on task.

The pay

The Pay is up to £65 per school day depending on experience.

Work for this role often comes in on daily basis, so you will need to be flexible.

However, if you are good the job is regular and it may even turn into a permanent position. Many people use the role of cover supervisor as a kick-start to a teaching career.

If you wish to apply for this opportunity, please don’t hesitate to send you most recent CV to

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates applying to jobs through Teaching Personnel must undertake or have undertaken an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS – Full assistance provided (AGY).

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

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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