Cover Supervisor

Cover Supervisor
  • £70 per day
  • Short-Term/Supply
  • Leeds, West Yorkshire, England Leeds West Yorkshire South Holland
Job Ref: 284117
Sector: Secondary Education
Date Added: 09 July 2021

Celsian are looking for a number of cover supervisors for schools throughout the West Yorkshire area, starting immediately.

Typical Duties: -Undertaking whole class supervision in the absence of the class teacher, setting work previously prepared by the teacher -Developing curricular knowledge as required by the school -Applying the school's behaviour management policy and report any difficulties to the class teacher/head teacher -Setting homework previously prepared by the teacher -Marking elements of class work and homework under the guidance of the class teacher -Undertaking observations of the pupils and contribute to pupil records -Administering (and marking) class tests -Supervising the work of the Teaching Assistant -Abiding by and work towards all the policies within the school e.g. behaviour management, Health & Safety, Equal Opportunities -Carrying out the above duties in accordance with the Children's Services Department's Equal Opportunities Policy.

Cover Supervisors are usually requested by the schools at very short notice i.e. the evening before or on the day of the booking. This type of work will not suit everybody - so your circumstances must allow for this.

This type of role will suit empathetic, compassionate, well-presented and professional individuals, and possibly those looking to get into teaching in the future. You will also need to be a very positive and motivational person.



  • 5 GCSEs at grades 9 to 4 (A* to C), or equivalent, including English and Mathematics.


  • Previous teaching support experience with children
  • A good level of spoken and written English

This is an excellent opportunity to support the pupils at local school in Leeds. You will be gaining extraordinary experience working in a variety of schools, and working in an environment where you can help bring out the best in each pupil. Apply today.

Important Notice: In order to apply for the above position all applicants must be eligible to work in the UK, or eligible to apply for a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and professionalism is at the heart of what we do. Applicants are required to attend a face to face interview, reference checks and an enhanced DBS disclosure. Celsian Education is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. All of our employees are trained in Safer Recruitment as standard. It is Celsian Educations policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to respond to individual candidates. If we have not contacted you within three working days your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Celsian Education is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its clients.

All quoted rates are inclusive of 12.07% holiday pay.

Celsian Education are proud to operate the Children & Young People Guarantee, if the quality of work undertaken by someone we place has resulted in a negative impact on children's learning within the school then the client will not be charged.

Career Teachers
08/08/2021 08:14:31
GBP 70.00 70.00 day
Contact Consultant:
Ben Maher

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