Cover Supervisor - St Helens

St. Helens, UK
14 Sep 2019
19 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Cover Supervisor - St Helens

Are you looking to work in a school?

Are you available at short notice for daily work?

Or are you looking at some variety in your working life?

Perhaps you're trying to get some experience for Teacher Training?

If you've answered yes then we may have an exciting opportunity in our secondary schools across St Helens and the surrounding areas.

My schools are seeking the skills and knowledge of an outstanding individual to help them with the delivery of daily lessons as a Cover Supervisor to take over from teaching and support staff when they have a planned or unplanned absence.

The role will include:

* Take lead in the absence of the teacher

* Conduct pre-planned lessons
* Encourage learning
* Managing the behaviour within the classroom

* Managing handover back to the teacher

The main role of the Cover Supervisor is to cover the delivery of the lessons for classes in the event of teachers' absences, planned or otherwise. You will oversee the completion of set work and manage the behaviour of pupils in the absence of the teaching staff. You will need to be a confident and organised individual. The role of Cover Supervisor is perfect for a Graduate who is looking for a career in Teaching and may be building up their classroom experience before a PGCE/School Direct application.

Benefits of day to day Cover Supervisor work with Academics

Regular supply work in your preferred schools

Classroom experience to prepare for a PGCE or teaching qualification

Working in good and outstanding schools with clear expectations for staff and pupils

Clear behaviour management policies

No planning and marking responsibilities

Flexible work

Competitive pay rates

Advice and guidance on changes to education

As an Academics day Cover Supervisor you will need

6 weeks experience in an environment working with children or teenagers

A positive can do attitude to respond to busy schools

Able to get to schools in St Helens by 8.30am with 30-60 minutes notice

We welcome applications from people with experience of

Working as a Teaching assistant in primary, Secondary or SEN schools

Sports coaching

Youth work

Drama Workshop / drama school/ theatre in education

Art workshop

Working in Sunday schools, mosques or synagogue schools

After school club

Summer Camp

Scouts/Guides/Brownies /Cubs/Rainbows

Outdoor activities instructor / Duke of Edinburgh/ orienteering with young people

Teaching abroad

Teaching Adults


Or any other experience of working with groups of children.

If this sounds like a role that suits you, then please don't hesitate to submit your CV as we are interviewing for this role immediately at our Warrington based office so please APPLY NOW

All cover supervisors are subject to standard safeguarding and employment checks including a face to face interview and DBS check. Academics Ltd is an employment business.

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