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Cover Supervisor Expiring soon

Teaching Personnel

£90 - 110 per day


Permanent | Part Time



Cover Supervisor for Secondary School in Southampton

About the Role: Are you passionate about education and eager to make a difference in students' lives? Teaching Personnel is seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic Cover Supervisor to join a dynamic secondary school in Southampton. As a Cover Supervisor, you will play a crucial role in maintaining the continuity of students' learning experiences by managing classrooms during teacher absences.

About the School: This secondary school in Southampton is a purposeful and caring environment where pupils respect their teachers and appreciate the time taken to get to know them as individuals. The school has undergone significant improvements under strong leadership, transforming the learning environment into one where high expectations are the norm. The school is proud of its ‘3R’ values: respect, resilience, and responsibility, which are consistently demonstrated by pupils in their behaviour and attitudes. The school offers a broad range of extra-curricular activities and a robust personal, social, health, and economic education (PSHE) programme, preparing students for success in their future endeavours. The school was rated 'Good' across all areas in its latest Ofsted inspection.


  • Supervise students in the absence of their regular teacher.
  • Deliver pre-prepared lesson plans and ensure students remain on task.
  • Manage classroom behaviour in accordance with school policies.
  • Provide support to students as needed and address any immediate issues or concerns.
  • Collaborate with other staff members to ensure a positive learning environment.
  • Assist with administrative tasks related to classroom management.


  • A degree or relevant qualification (preferred).
  • Experience working with children or young adults, preferably in an educational setting.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to manage classroom behaviour effectively.
  • Adaptability and a proactive approach to problem-solving.
  • A valid DBS check (or willingness to obtain one).

Benefits of Working with Teaching Personnel:

  • Competitive daily rates of pay.
  • Flexible working hours to suit your lifestyle.
  • Access to a wide range of schools and opportunities across Southampton.
  • Professional development and training opportunities to enhance your career.
  • Dedicated consultant support to help you find the right placements.
  • Opportunity to make a real impact on students' education and development.

How to Apply: If you are passionate about education and looking for a rewarding role as a Cover Supervisor, we would love to hear from you. Please send your CV and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQ’s on the Teaching Personnel website for details.
All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.
Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ this may also include an online search as part of our due diligence on shortlisted applicants.
We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.
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