Cover Supervisor

Location: Leeds
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Secondary Support
Reference: MPC/SEC-CS568
Salary: Market related
Job Published: 15 days ago

Are you enthusiastic about supporting students' learning journeys? Are you looking for a rewarding role in education? We are seeking a dedicated and motivated Cover Supervisor to join our vibrant school community in Leeds!

We are committed to providing a nurturing and stimulating environment where every student can thrive. As a Cover Supervisor, you will play a crucial role in maintaining the continuity of education and supporting the well-being of students.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supervise classrooms during the short-term absence of teachers, ensuring a safe and positive learning environment.
  • Deliver pre-prepared lesson plans and activities across a range of subjects and year groups.
  • Support students' learning by providing assistance and guidance as needed.
  • Manage behavior and ensure adherence to school policies and procedures.
  • Collaborate with teaching staff to maintain continuity in education and student progress.


  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to engage and build rapport with students.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to work across different subjects and year groups.
  • Previous experience working with children or in an educational setting is advantageous but not essential.
  • Commitment to supporting the overall well-being and academic development of students.


  • Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications.
  • Opportunities for professional development and training.
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment.
  • Opportunity to make a positive impact on students' lives and contribute to their educational journey.

How to Apply: If you are passionate about education and eager to support students' learning, we would love to hear from you!


All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQs on the Protocol Education website for further 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.

Protocol Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with the 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 FREE online safeguarding and Prevent Duty training to all our workers. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and subscribe to the DBS Update Service.

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