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Cover Supervisors required, Halifax

Date Posted: 19 September 20192019-09-19T16:28:08+01:00

Subject: General Education

Branch: Yorkshire Location: HalifaxYorkshireGB

Position: Cover Supervisor


Type: Supply Secondary Cover Supervisor

Supply Secondary

Pay: £60-80 Per day dependent on experience


Are you a Teaching Assistant looking for more classroom responsibility? Are you a post degree candidate and seeking a career in teaching? Do you have full time availability or some days through the week free?


Justteachers are looking to recruit  Cover Supervisors to work within their partner schools in the Halifax area. Justteachers are willing to put you through an in house Cover Supervisor course should you need a refresher or are new to this nature of work.


What is the role of a Cover Supervisor?

  • Deliver pre-planned work to classes in the absence of a teacher
  • Ensure that pupils remain on task
  • Manage pupil behaviour
  • Following school policies and procedures


What doesn’t a Cover Supervisor do?

  • Planning
  • Full marking
  • Setting Homework
  • Deliver interventions

Please note that expectations may vary within different schools.


What skills should a Cover Supervisor have?

  • Experience within a classroom or working with people of student age
  • An interest in supporting the learning or pupils in a secondary school
  • Have good communication skills
  • Be confident in front of a group of people
  • Holding a relevant qualification would be desirable but not essential e.g.
    • Level 2 Certificate in Supporting and Teaching in Schools
    • Level 3 Certificate in Cover Supervision of Pupils in Schools
    • Any other relevant qualification

If you would like to discuss this role further please call justteachers on 0800 832 243 or apply below

2020-07-04 23:12:08

Justteachers is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful candidates.

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