Cover Supervisor

Location: Lincoln
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Secondary Cover Supervisors
Reference: CSLincoln!
Salary: £100 - 135 per day
Job Published: 17 days ago

Job Title: Cover Supervisor

Location: Lincoln

Are you looking for a dynamic and rewarding role in education? Protocol Education is seeking enthusiastic individuals to join our team as Cover Supervisors. This is an excellent opportunity for motivated individuals to gain valuable experience in the field of education while making a positive impact on the lives of students.


  • Supervise classes in the absence of the regular teacher, ensuring a positive and productive learning environment.
  • Deliver pre-prepared lesson plans and activities provided by the absent teacher.
  • Manage classroom behavior effectively, following the school's behavior management policies and procedures.
  • Provide support and assistance to students as needed, promoting engagement and participation in learning activities.
  • Maintain accurate records of attendance and any issues arising during the lesson.
  • Liaise with teaching staff and school leadership to ensure continuity of learning and effective communication.


  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to effectively manage classroom behavior and maintain a positive learning environment.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to work across different subject areas and year groups.
  • Confidence in delivering pre-prepared lesson plans and activities.
  • A passion for working with young people and supporting their educational journey.
  • Previous experience working in a school or educational setting is desirable but not essential.

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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