Cover Supervisor

Location: United Kingdom
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Secondary Cover Supervisors
Reference: MZWAL
Salary: £85 - 90 per day
Job Published: 23 days ago

Student job opportunity 

Cover Supervisor



£85-£90 per day

Protocol Education is recruiting undergraduate and masters’ students to be teaching assistants in schools in Lambeth.

We have both full time and part time roles available for individuals who are looking to gain some experience in schools.

Individuals with full time availability usually get placed within a school across a long-term placement. Those with short term availability typically do daily work, which allows you to network with schools ready for when you have full time availability. We also accept people who wish to work flexibly. We have daily vacancies which would work well for those who have limited availability. 

Cover supervisors oversee the classroom when the teacher is off. You will be expected to manage the behaviour in the classroom and ensure students are on task and completing the pre-set work. 


  • Support the classroom teacher in the delivery and production of the lesson.
  • Provide one-to-one support to students.
  • Manage behaviour in the classroom.
  • Interact with students, staff, and parents.
  • Engage in classroom activities.
  • Aid the educational and emotional development of students.


  • The right to work in the UK.
  • Has or is willing to obtain an enhanced DBS.
  • Is a patient and approachable individual.
  • Has positive communication skills.
  • Has a passionate for student development.
  • Ideally experience in a school setting.


  • Access to continuous work and income
  • The opportunity to network with schools in South London.
  • The support from the consultants at protocol Education.
  • The opportunity to advance your skill set through our online courses.

If you feel you would be a good fit for this role, please apply now.

If you have any questions, please contact me on 02089711286 or email

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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