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Secondary School Cover Supervisor

Job description

Teaching Personnel are currently recruiting additional staff to work as a secondary school cover supervisor within secondary schools across the Bournemouth area. As a cover supervisor your role and responsibilities will include:

  • Covering lessons in absence of a timetabled teacher across the curriculum
  • Supervising all of the cover work across the school by communicating to the cover teachers what set work the students will need to complete
  • Ensuring the required resources and equipment needed for the lesson are effectively delivered
  • Providing assistance to the regular teaching staff within lessons
  • Managing the behaviour of pupils whilst the students are under going work within lessons

Experience working with secondary schools or with secondary school children isn't essential but you will need to demonstrate: good behaviour management skills, an ability to build good relationships with children, teachers and partners of the school and with good numeracy, writing and literacy skills.

If you have experience working as a cover supervisor and hold a relevant degree, we would love to hear from you. We are particularly interested in applications from candidates who are looking to pursue a career within teaching. If you would like to find out more about this role and the work that we offer.

  • Introduction in schools for aspiring teachers
  • Work in a school which has a very caring culture with a positive learning environment
  • Pay between £60-£80 per day depending on experience and qualifications

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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