Position title
Cover Supervisor S8

Cover Supervisor – Secondary (S8)

Are you a confident and ambitious graduate looking to start your career in an education setting? Do you come from a background of support work, the police service, social work or youth work? If so, this could be the opportunity for you!

Unique School Solutions are seeking a Cover Supervisor for a secondary school in Sheffield (S8).

The school is a warm and welcoming environment with engaged students, supportive staff and strong community links.

We have long-term full-time positions to start as soon as possible and from September 2022.

This is a full-time, term time only position, initially for a 12-week period with the potential to be offered a permanent contract following successful performance during this time.

The role of a Cover Supervisor:

  • Provide cover teaching for classes by delivering set work in the absence of their scheduled teacher.
  • Be able to liaise with teachers to discuss cover work set for planned absence and to provide feedback about student progress and behaviour following the covering of lessons.
  • Be able to support the use of ICT in delivering lessons and learning activities.

The ideal candidate

  • Qualified to degree level or equivalent or with suitable, relevant experience.
  • Shares the school’s ethos that young people receive the best education possible in a supportive environment from people who care about them.
  • Is passionate about teaching and learning and who will inspire our students to achieve their potential.
  • Confident in their ability to manage a whole class of students within the age range 11 to 16.
  • Be able to communicate appropriately and effectively with young people.
  • Be flexible to work throughout the school within different departments and with different age ranges on a daily basis.
  • Be able to manage behaviour in the classroom to ensure students remain engaged in set work.

Unique School Solutions are a specialist long-term and permanent recruiter for schools in South Yorkshire. Successful candidates are expected to be passionate about making a difference to students.

We are looking to appoint the very best of education professionals to come join our team and work with us at supportive this school and represent their ethos.

By working with Unique School Solutions, you will benefit from:

- The support of an experienced team of specialist consultants

- Ongoing CPD and opportunities to complete fully funded training

- The opportunity to gain permanent employment after 12 weeks

All candidates must adhere to our stringent vetting procedure which includes (in brief) a face-to-face registration, professional references, and an Enhanced DBS.

Unique School Solutions is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Unique School Solutions is acting as an Employment Business in relations to this vacancy.

Employment Type
Full-time, Contractor, Temporary
Beginning of employment
Duration of employment
Temp - Perm
Job Location
Working Hours
Monday- Friday
Base Salary
£80-£90 Per day
Date posted
May 30, 2022
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Position: Cover Supervisor S8

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