Cover supervisors needed

SAAF Education
70.00 - 90.00 GBP Daily + GBP70 - GBP90/day
20 Jun 2019
18 Jul 2019
Contract Type
SAAF Education are ooking for cover supervisors to work across Hull and the East Riding.

Working as a Cover Supervisor can be extremely rewarding. The Cover Supervisor's main job is to manage a classroom, ensuring that students remain on task with the work they have been set by an absent teacher.

Cover Supervisor jobs offer a fantastic opportunity for individuals looking to gain teaching and classroom experience before completing a PGCE.

You can work as much or as little as you like, it's completely up to you. Whether you are looking for the occasional day, a few days every week, we may well have an opportunity for you.

Qualifications required:


Degree as a minimum educational requirement


Must have recent and relevant experience working with secondary aged pupils in an educational setting

Roles and Responsibilities:


Covering lessons in the absence of the timetabled teacher


Supervising the delivery of the cover work by effectively communicating the work set to students


Managing the behaviour of pupils whilst they are undertaking set work to ensure a positive learning environment


Dealing with any intermediate problems or emergencies in accordance with school policy and procedures


Reporting back as appropriate, using the schools standard procedures on the behaviour of pupils during the class and any issues arising.

Skills and Knowledge:


Behaviour management skills


Highly adaptable and flexible


Be professional and punctual at all times


Be confident


Organisational skills


Ability to manage groups of children and cope with challenging behaviour


The ability to work as part of a team


Good reading, writing and numeracy skills

If you are interested in doing Cover Supervisor work, please get in touch!

SAAF Supply connects professionals to roles that meet their needs and career goals. We do this by spending time getting to know your aspirations and strengths, and match these to suitable roles.

We aim to build a lasting relationship with you so that we can develop a network of professionals to improve the local education landscape. And most importantly, we enable you to inspire students to reach their full potential.

Benefits of working for SAAF Supply:

* We offer you a wide range of opportunities to work in a variety of educational settings including: Mainstream Primary and Secondary schools and academies, pupil referral units (PRU), special educational needs (SEN) and alternative provision (AP).

* We offer regular professional development opportunities through workshops and lesson observations including support and guidance around:

* Basic awareness of child protection and safeguarding

* Effective behaviour management approaches

* Special educational needs and disabilities advice

* Introduction to effective lesson planning

* Assessments for learning overview (AFL)

* Effective questioning techniques

* School performance measures

* We take safeguarding very seriously. To become part of our team you'll need to have a clear enhanced disclosure and barring service (DBS) certificate before we can offer you a position.

If you are interested in this role or would like to know more, please get in touch ASAP