Cover Supervisor

James Barlow

We are looking for a high calibre applicant to join our Cover Supervision team in our busy and popular school. You will be required to supervise whole classes to cover the short term absence of a teacher. Work is set for covered lessons by the class teacher and you will teach across a range of subjects and year groups. The post is also suitable for those considering teacher training, offering valuable experience.


Deliver pre-planned lessons in the absence of a classroom teacher on a day to day or short term basis.
You will need to be able to keep the students engaged and build rapport quickly with students and staff.
Comfortable covering all subjects up to KS4.
Comfortable dealing with challenging behaviour and able to keep calm under pressure.

Qualification criteria:

  • Eligibility to work in the UK
  • DBS (enhanced) held on the update service
  • A minimum of 6 weeks of recent experience within a school setting
  • Have a relevant qualification, such as Level 4 Certificate for Higher Level Teaching Assistants/extensive experience within the role

If you feel you have the ambition and skills to make this role your own, this could be the move that defines your career. Join this well supported secondary school in Islington as a Core Subject Cover Supervisor; click ‘Apply now’ to send your CV to James Barlow at Sugarman Education .

Cordant Group is an equal opportunities employer

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