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Cover Supervisor, Wirral

  • Location: Wirral
  • Duration: Ongoing
  • Salary: £65 - £90 per day
  • Start date: As soon as possible
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Sector: Secondary
  • Posted:

Job Description

New Directions Education are currently recruiting for Cover Supervisors to complete day-to-day cover in a range of Secondary Schools across Wirral, Liverpool, Chester and Cheshire.

As a cover supervisor, you will be expected to

Supervise pupils whilst they carry out work that has been pre-prepared by a teacher.

Manage the behavior of pupils whilst they are undertaking this work.

Deal with any immediate problems.

Be familiar with the school’s policies and procedures.

Collect completed work after the lesson and pass to the appropriate teacher.

This role is an excellent opportunity for people who have experience working with children to gain Secondary School experience. Alternatively, you may be a qualified teacher looking for temporary work which will not require planning, marking and assessment.

You must have a proven track record of managing or leading that can be transferred into a classroom environment, specifically, your experience must include leading groups of 10+, this could be groups of children, youth work or adults with learning difficulties.

 References will be requested. What you’ll get in return The opportunity to work in supportive and progressive schools developing your skills in a variety of subject areas.

You will also benefit from having a dedicated consultant who is available 7 days per week.

We also offer a £250 refer a friend scheme should you know any other teacher or support staff who are looking for supply work.

If this job isn’t quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

Job Specification

Working as a Cover Supervisor can be a very rewarding but very demanding role. Schools may wish to employ staff for cover supervision but on occasions where they are not needed for cover, they might also be released to provide additional support to Teachers in classrooms, or to carry out administrative tasks.

Ideally, candidates will be required to:

  • Develop curricular knowledge in line with the school requirements
  • Apply the school’s behaviour management policy and report any difficulties to the class Teacher/senior leadership team
  • Set homework in line with the classroom Teacher requirements
  • Provide homework under the guidance of the class Teacher
  • Administer class tests if requested
  • Supervise the work of the Teaching Assistant, providing support if required
  • Abide by and work towards all policies within the school, eg – behaviour management, health and safety, equal opportunities
  • Carry out pre-prepared exercises in the short term absence of the class Teacher
  • Ensure students remain on task through classroom management
  • You will not be required to plan lessons, but will have the opportunity to lead the class
  • Assisting students where required and ensuring lessons are delivered
  • Collect completed work and pass to the class teacher.

 

What New Directions Education Ltd offers:

  • A dedicated and expert Account Manager
  • Regular and varied supply work
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Potential long-term teaching roles
  • Full compliance with the Agency Workers Regulation (AWR)
  • A network of branches across the UK
  • Preferred supplier to more than 20 boroughs across the UK
  • Recommend-a-friend scheme
  • Respected reputation across the education and recruitment industry

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