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Cover Supervisor

Teaching Personnel

Dependent on travel and experience


Temporary | Full Time



Cover Supervisor Opportunities across Secondary Academies and Schools in Bedfordshire

Job Type: Full Time, long-term contract

Pay: £90 - £110+ per day

Location: Bedfordshire (MK40-MK44)

Start: ASAP - ongoing contract work available

About Us:  At Teaching Personnel, we pride ourselves on providing Schools across the UK with exceptional staff who foster a positive and inclusive learning environment, nurturing students' talents and passions. We source and place incredible staff into our incredible partner schools so that students can thrive academically and personally, guided by dedicated educators who are committed to their success.

The Role: Cover Supervisor's provide cover across Year 7 - Year 11 pupils across various lessons in the school. You would cover any subject across the year groups and Schools will play to your strengths (e.g. Maths Graduate, mostly cover Maths lessons). This is a great opportunity for a Graduate or professional considering a career in Teaching and would like the classroom experience, with the chance to work in a long-term contract for one school, or the flexibility to work across various Secondary schools in the Bedfordshire area.

What is a Cover Supervisor?

✓ Supervising and managing the behaviour of students during lessons.

✓ Delivering pre-prepared lesson plans to maintain continuity in learning.

✓ Providing support to students in their learning activities.

✓ Managing classroom resources and ensuring a safe learning environment.

✓ Reporting back to teaching staff on student progress and any issues arising during the day.


✓ Confident approach working with Secondary Age Pupils (age 11 - 16 years)

✓ Semi-comfortable with creative subjects such as Art, Design or Food Technology

✓ Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

✓ Ability to engage and inspire students.

✓ Excellent organizational skills and the ability to adapt to changing situations.

✓ Previous experience in a similar role or working with young people is essential.

Benefits of working with Teaching Personnel:

✓ Competitive salary package

✓ Paid weekly

✓ Opportunities for professional development and growth with our highly effective CPD Academy

✓ Dedicated and Experienced Secondary Consultant (4+ of experience working in the area) as your point of contact for opportunities and to manage your experience working with Teaching Personnel

✓ The chance to be part of the UK's largest Education Recruitment Agency Provider

✓ An established agency remaining open during COVID with over 80+ branches nationwide

✓ Wide opportunities for local work in Bedfordshire and surrounding areas

✓ Guidance for Graduates who are seeking their first role in education as part of our Future Teachers Programme

How to Apply: 

If you are ready to take on this fulfilling role as a Full-Time Cover Supervisor in Bedfordshire, we would love to hear from you! Please submit your up-to-date CV to  as soon as possible.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQ’s on the Teaching Personnel website 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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