Cover Supervisors Required

Location England
Discipline: Cover People UK
Job type: ANYTHING
Salary: ££90 - 110 per day
Contact name: Suzanne Conway

Contact email:
Job ref: SCCS
Published: about 2 months ago

Cover Supervisors– Manchester

Are you a graduate living in Manchester?

I am currently working with secondary academies in Manchester who are looking for graduates and HLTAs interested in gaining teaching experience by working as a cover supervisor on a temporary basis.

The role will include:

  • Taking the 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
  • A background or degree in science, English, ESOL, or sports would be beneficial

The School:

  • 11-16 Academies and secondary schools in Manchester
  • Broad range of schools some with Good or Outstanding Ofsted status
  • Excellent facilities for teaching and learning
  • Head teachers with a clear vision for the school development and pupil progress
  • A supportive positive working environment for trainee teachers
  • Easily accessible by bus and car

We welcome applications from people with experience of:

  • Working as a Teaching assistant in 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
  • Outdoor activities instructor / Duke of Edinburgh/ orienteering with young people

The Benefits:

  • Flexible supply work
  • Competitive pay rates
  • No planning or marking responsibilities
  • No taking work home 
  • Ideal for graduates who want a more flexible approach to their working life

As a Cover People Cover Supervisor you will need:

  • 6 weeks experience in an environment working with children or teenagers
  • Someone who can complete a reference to account for your experience of working with children
  • A positive can do attitude to respond to busy schools
  • A degree or a relevant Cover Supervisor or Higher Level Teaching Assistant qualification

For further information, please call Suzanne on 0161 505 0439