Cover Teacher

£116.00 - £140.00 per day
30 Nov 2017
03 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Part time, City Centre based school, supply cover pool, no planning responsibilities, regular days available.

Hays Education are currently working exclusively on behalf of a Birmingham secondary school based in the city centre to recruit for a pool of local teachers to cover emergency bookings and management release time. The posts are offered on a flexible, temporary basis to suit your daily and weekly requirements.

Your new school
A mainstream, non-selective comprehensive school who prides themselves on providing a great education to students from all backgrounds. This school is centred on the values of collaboration, opportunity, respect and excellence and their ethos is focused on 'students first' in everything. They follow a broad and balanced curriculum, which is designed to inspire and motivate their students to achieve. They now also have an established Sixth Form.

Students at this school are supported to grow into academic, articulate, respectful and confident individuals. They are equipped with the skills to succeed in a competitive and expanding employment environment. Students are involved in all aspects of school life, especially leadership roles. They encourage students to take risks and build the resilience they need to undertake new challenges. This school is a real part of the community in the city centre and relationships are key to their success. Importantly, every member of the team matters. Relationships between staff, students, parents and their local community are all vital to the culture of their school. It is these relationships that make the school a safe and secure environment for students to learn, both in and beyond the classroom.

Their students get tremendous opportunities to be involved in residential activities and field trips. The school work closely with local businesses so that their students gain an insight into the working world and the expectations that this brings. They are particularly proud of the partnerships they have with two local organisations with a national and global profile: their links with Birmingham Repertory Theatre and Birmingham City Football Club provide an extra dimension to the experience of their students. Your new role
There are several part time opportunities available within this school including regular, day to day emergency cover and pre-booked course cover. You can be offered shifts ranging from one to five days per week Your responsibilities will include delivering prepared planning, ensuring the pupils are engaged and fulfil their learning objectives, following the schools policies and procedures and keeping the classroom tidy. No planning responsibilities are included. The school are looking to build a pool of regular staff to cover a range of lessons including English, Maths and Science specifically that they can rely on to return to the school as often as needed.

What you'll need to succeed
To be successful in your application for these roles you will need to have secondary teaching experience of at least 3 months, recent experience teaching within a secondary school or similar setting and be willing to travel to the city centre. You must have experience delivering a range of secondary school lessons including English, Science and Maths.

What you'll need to do now
If you're interested in these cover teaching roles please forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call me now. If this teaching role isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new job, please contact me for a confidential discussion on your career.

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