New Directions Education is looking to appoint a full time cover supervisor for a small Academy School in Cheshire East to commence for the summer term with view to go permanent for the right candidate.
This position will be full time, five days a week as general cover throughout the school covering sickness and courses.
If you are considering a career in teaching, the role of the Cover Supervisor will provide an opportunity to again experience of working in a busy classroom.
As the Cover Supervisor, you will be responsible for ensuring students are on task and that work is completed to a high standard, whilst maintaining good classroom management, which we can offer support with in terms of your development through our CPD training.
If you have the following skills or experience please forward your CV:
– working with children and young adults in an education, youth groups or similar setting. – part completion of a teaching qualification including at least one teaching practice. – TEFL training and experience (may need an Overseas Police Check if you have worked abroad.
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 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
Respected reputation across the education and recruitment industry