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General Cover Teacher

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Job description

Graduates jobs within education in Scarborough and surrounding areas

  • Cover Supervisor roles available, grate opportunity for those looking at applying for a teaching qualification
  • Opportunity of flexible work, part-time or full time
  • Pay up to £60 per school day, depending on experience

You need to be a strong character for this role, and that’s not just to manage the classroom behaviour but also teacher sniping.It can be a rewarding job and a useful way of getting experience in the classroom for those with teaching ambitions.

Cover supervisor duties

The cover supervisor’s main job is to manage a classroom, ensuring that students remain on task with the work they have been set. However, the role of a cover supervisor can go further than that and include the following duties: Teaching grammar; Managing behaviour; Discussing and debating texts with pupils and answering questions; Differentiating and allocating extension exercises.

Qualifications needed

Cover supervisors are often highly qualified and may even have QTS. Many schools specify an honours degree as a minimum educational requirement and like cover supervisors to have experience of working with young people.

Skills and knowledge

The following are desirable:

Highly adaptable as there is no a regular timetable;

Have a thick skin;

Behaviour management skills;

Be diplomatic.

Please do not hesitate to send your CV and contact details to or call 01482 312046 if you are interested.

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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