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Cover Supervisor Expiring soon

Teaching Personnel

£1.2k - 1.3k per month


Temporary | Full Time



Do you have experience managing young people and considering a career in the education sector?

A modern and popular secondary school in Bury are in the process of creating positions for a Cover Supervisor to join their support team on a flexible temporary basis to support the school with planned and unplanned teacher absences in the new academic year. The school is heavily oversubscribed for next academic year with over 1,000 pupils on roll which has only increased the demand for lesson cover and so we can keep you as busy as your availability allows!

As a Cover Supervisor, you will be responsible for covering lessons in the absence of teachers and managing the classroom appropriately. All work is pre-set by the school so it’s just a case of ensuring pupils remain on task with this and well behaved. The school’s working hours are around  8.30am to 3pm.

No previous experience in the classroom or subject knowledge required for the role of Cover Supervisor, just educated to degree level ideally and any work with children being advantageous! The ideal candidate for the role of Cover Supervisor will be confident and have good behaviour management. Additional training and CPD will be provided before you enter the classroom.

Highlights of the Cover Supervisor role:

  • Covering lessons in the absence of teachers due to short term sickness and training days - startin From September 2020.
  • Flexible day to day work with full-time opportunities also available due to the demand.
  • Great rate of pay earning £300 a week!
  • Modern and supportive secondary school in Bury, near to the town centre.
  • Fantastic opportunity for graduates looking to gain first hand experience in a classroom.
  • Ideal location - Very accessible for those who live in and around Bury, Ramsbottom and Manchester. 

Those wishing to apply for the role of Cover Supervisor in this local and supportive secondary school should apply with their CV below, highlighting any relevant or transferable experience.

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. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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