New Directions Education are currently recruiting for a Cover Supervisor to work within a Secondary School in the Ceredigion area. We have opportunities for day to day supply work short or long term placements which can lead to long term work.
As a leader in Education Recruitment and a Preferred Supplier to The National Procurement Service (NPS) we are able to provide excellent opportunities across North Wales and subsequently Ceredigion.
Excellent behaviour and classroom management skills are essential while having a friendly and positive attitude.
Successful applicants will hold the following qualities:
Committed to supporting students
Excellent communication skills both written and orally
Previous experience in providing literacy and numeracy would be an advantage
Excellent organisational skills
Ability to speak Welsh would be desirable
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 roles
Full compliance with the Agency Workers Regulation (AWR)
A network of branches across the UK
One of the preferred suppliers to all 22 local authorities in Wales under the All Wales Framework Agreement
We are the major teaching supply agency for Welsh speaking teachers across Wales
Respected reputation across the education and recruitment industry