Cover Supervisor

Location: Southwark
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: Secondary Support
Salary: £80 - 100 per day + Depending on experience
Job Published: 22 days ago

Teacher Assistant required in Southwark 

Are you a caring and committed Teacher Assistant? Interested in working within the Secondary education sector? Do you want to make a lasting impact on students' lives? 

If you have answered ‘yes’ this is the role you were looking for!

Protocol is currently recruiting for enthusiastic Teacher Assistants to work in a variety of amazing secondary schools based in the Southwark area. You will be doing day-to-day bookings and short-term or long-term placements, depending on your personal preferences. 

Key responsibilities:

  • Getting the classroom ready for lessons.

  • Assisting Teachers in preparing the lesson materials and school equipment

  • Helping children who need extra support to complete tasks.

  • Supporting teachers in managing class behaviour.

  • Supervising group activities.

  • Helping pupils stay focused during class hours.

  • Providing a healthy and safe learning environment for children.

You should apply for this role if you:

  • Have at least 6 months’ experience in an educational setting.

  • Would like to gain further experience in the education sector.

  • Have an ability to build good working relationships with both pupils and adults.

  • Have good organisational skills.

  • Enjoy working with children.

  • Have good literacy and numeracy skills.

  • Have a calm persona and ability to manage behaviour.

As a member of the Protocol Education Supply team, you should expect to enjoy the following benefits:

  • Market leading daily rates of pay.

  • A dedicated team of consultants with an in-depth knowledge of our industry.

  • The opportunity to make a genuine difference.

  • Free career advice.

  • Valuable CPD Courses at discounted prices and free webinars!

  • Protocol Referral Scheme – receive a £250 voucher when you refer a friend *Terms and Conditions apply*


All of our supply staff are paid on a PAYE basis, so you can rest assured that you’re paying the right level of Tax and National Insurance and there’s no messing around with admin charges coming out of your hard earned cash. All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with Protocol Education.

If you feel that you are the right Teacher Assistant, please apply today. Alternatively, contact Patricia 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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