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Science Cover Supervisor

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Job description

A School based in Southampton are looking to recruit a full time Science Cover Supervisor from the 25th February. Teaching Personnel look for strong quality candidates for this school that can go above and beyond. Please contact the team if you are a Teaching Assistant that is wanting to step up to be a Cover Supervisor

Ideal Cover Supervisor:

  • Strong Science subject knowledge
  • Adaptable
  • Flexible
  • Reliable
  • Have a passion for Education
  • Contentious
  • The drive to achieve

Responsibilities and Duties of a Cover Supervisor

  • You must be able to confidently deliver and support classes in Science, Biology, Chemistry and Physics.
  • Provide a strong skill set for KS3 and KS4 pupils
  • To be able to adapt your teaching skills to suit each pupils needs.
  • You will be a good team player with good behaviour management skills when required

Qualifications and Skills

  • Teachers: Ideally have Qualified Teacher Status (QTS or QTLS), Have recent secondary/ FE teaching experience in the UK to be familiar with the current curriculum - up to Key Stage 5 and Use positive and effective behaviour management strategies
  • Cover Supervisor interested in Science teaching: Previous experience in an education setting, have the confidence to cover a class up to 30 pupils, Degree/Master is desired.


  • Attractive pay rates
  • Flexible work to suit your needs
  • Dedicated Consultant (Katie) that has an in depth knowledge of the schools/ Colleges where you live and surrounding boroughs.

Teaching Personnel is the market leader for education recruitment and we take pride on our stringent vetting procedures. If successful you will be invited to meet your personnel consultant and the team for an interview. We require all applicants to have enhanced DBS on the update service or in the process of apply for one.

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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