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Experienced Cover Supervisors Needed

Posted 6 February by Randstad Education Limited Easy Apply Ended

Randstad Education have cover supervisor & teaching assistant vacancies for secondary schools in the Blackpool area commencing in after February half term. The schools we supply staff to continually require cover during the school term maning Randstad Education can offer regular short-term, long-term and day-to-day work all year round.

Working as a cover supervisor can be extremely rewarding but also very demanding. There is a high level of responsibility, however, there is always a teacher close at hand if needed. 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 for example.

A number of cover supervisors often go on to comlpete teaching qualifications or secure pastoral roles within schools.


The role of a Cover Supervisor includes:

-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
-Undertaking observations of the pupils and contribute to pupil records
-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.
We are fully committed to the protection of children. All applicants must undertake a full Enhanced CRB Disclosure.

We have work available immediatley and interview slots available from next week!

Please contact Randstad Education Preston on or by sending your CV

Required skills

  • Cover Supervisor
  • Teaching assistant
  • HLTA
  • General Cover Teacher
  • Classroom Supervisor

Reference: 34413531

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