Secondary Cover Supervisors required - North Tyneside

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: Secondary
Reference: PE11235138
Salary: PAYE (Pay as you earn)
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Protocol Education are currently recruiting for Cover Supervisors to work in a North Tyneside school.

If successful you will supervise classes during the short term absence of the class teacher, which will include delivering work set by the regular teacher, managing student behaviour and assisting students in relevant activities.

The school is located in a highly desirable area of North Tyneside. It is close to a metro station and other public transport links, making it highly accessible to those without their own transport. If successful you will be a graduate or have relevant transferable skills such as experience working as a Youth Worker/ Police or Military/ sport coach / care work. Candidates with personal experience of dealing with SEND and challenging behaviour within there home and family life will also be considered.


The role of the Cover Supervisor demands flexibility and initiative. Your focus will be on supporting progress by providing classroom supervision for students whose regular teacher is absent. You will be expected to deliver pre-planned learning activities and establish productive working relationships with students in a stimulating and orderly learning environment. Experience of supervising young people within a similar setting is essential, as is the ability to safely manage classroom activities.


The successful candidates will:

• Be able to work independently and with initiative
• Be interested in the development of young people
• Have good communication skills
• Be energetic, well-motivated and flexible
• Have a professional manner and plenty of common sense
• Be educated to GCSE standard or equivalent
• Be able to work with ICT including interactive whiteboards




So what's in it for you?



• Flexible work both part time and full time

• Competitive daily pay rates

• Opportunity to take on permanent work/apply for Initial Teacher Training Programme

• Regular work within local secondary schools who are local to you

• Free in-house training courses (SEN, Cover Supervisor, behaviour management, safeguarding)

• Dedicated consultants committed to supporting your career ventures


At Protocol we keep safeguarding and safer recruitment at the forefront of all of our efforts. All of our roles are subject to stringent checks and procedures. To apply for this role you will need to provide documentation proving you are eligible to work in the UK. You will also need to provide or apply for an enhanced DBS certificate.
If you are interested in applying, please send your CV in the strictest confidence to rebecca.smith@protocol-education.com or phone 0191 2797270 to discuss this fantastic opportunity in more detail