Senior Cover Supervisor

We are searching for a suitably experienced Senior Cover supervisor with great communication skills and a fun-loving can-do attitude.

As a dedicated member of the trust, it is important that employees are provided with an array of benefits. You will receive a range of incentives that include: Affordable Accommodations: from £550 Per Month all-inclusive of rent, utilities, internet access and maintenance. Health Screening, Combined Physiotherapy, Specialist Consultation and MRI Scans, Dental accident, 24/7 Counselling and Support Helpline, Employee Assistance Program, Online Health Assessment and Personal Coaching, GP Anytime including Private Prescriptions, Health Shield PERKS, Pension Schemes, Holiday Entitlement and Training and Development.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Act as a Senior Cover Supervisor in the absence of the class teacher
  • Ensure that students are supervised whilst undertaking pre- prepared or self-directed learning activities
  • Ensure that students are managed and well-behaved
  • Deal with any immediate problems/emergencies according to the school’s policies/procedures
  • Collect completed work after lessons and return to appropriate teachers.
  • Responsible for all Cover Supervisors.
  • Developing methods of promoting and reinforcing students’ self- esteem and independence within the classroom and school environment. Assess the need for additional support in consultation with appropriate professional staff.
  • Consulting teaching staff, participate in the evaluation of the support programmes for pupils, contributing to reviews of children’s progress, including formal reviews of statements.
  • Alongside teaching staff, develop effective relationships and links between home and school.
  • Undertake other roles such as form Tutor or tasks which may fall within the scope of this post as may be reasonably directed by the Senior Leadership Team and Director of Faculty.

Person Specification

  • Be known for attention to detail
  • Commitment to providing excellent service 
  • Ability to work as a team member.
  • Good attendance and punctuality.
  • Ability to reflect on and develop own practice.
  • Willingness to develop own expertise
  • Flexibility in supporting across the curriculum.



  • GCSE English Language Grade C or above or equivalent
  • Flexibility in supporting across the curriculum.
  • Ability to work as a team member.
  • Ability to reflect on and develop own practice.
  • Willingness to develop own expertise.
  • Good attendance and punctuality.


  • Graduate or completed Advanced Level studies
  • The ability to speak a second language
  • An understanding of how the curriculum can be developed to meet individual needs.

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