Cover Supervisor

Sheffield, South Yorkshire
£90 - £110 per day
Education and Training

Cover Supervisor (Secondary Schools)

£90 – £110 per day


Full time/Part time

Are you committed to championing students’ educational journeys? Are you looking for an exciting new challenge in September?

Career Teachers work with a number of schools across Sheffield and the surrounding areas, and are seeking dedicated Cover Supervisors to bolster secondary education.

No formal teaching qualifications are necessary – your enthusiasm and dedication to maintaining classroom continuity in Key Stages 3 & 4 is what counts! If you are confident in your ability to engage and motivate students, this role is for you!

If you have have experience working in roles like Sports Coaching, Activity Leader and other group positions – this could be the perfect role for you!

Your responsibilities will encompass:

  • Stepping into the classroom when teachers are unavailable, providing adept student supervision.
  • Executing prearranged lesson plans with confidence, ensuring seamless classroom operations.
  • Facilitating student engagement and focus, fostering an inclusive and conducive learning atmosphere.
  • Embracing a range of subjects, spanning from Physical Education to English, Science to Drama, and beyond.
  • Directing class cohorts of up to 30 students, guiding them toward academic excellence.

To be considered for this role, candidates should possess:

  • A commitment to education and youth development.
  • Exemplary communication skills to effectively convey ideas and instructions.
  • Proficiency in managing classroom dynamics and behaviour with poise.
  • Adaptability and resilience to navigate unforeseen challenges with composure.
  • The confidence to lead and inspire students, ensuring their ongoing academic progress.
  • Collaborative aptitude, as teamwork is integral to our educational ethos.
  • This opportunity is particularly suited for individuals aspiring to a career in teaching, offering invaluable experiential learning opportunities.

Prior teaching experience is not necessary, as candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. It’s time to make a meaningful impact – are you prepared to rise to the occasion?

Salary & working hours:

Daily rates of pay vary dependent on experience between £90 to £110.

This is a flexible role with both full-time and part-time positions available – meaning, you have full control of when you are looking to work and how many hours you want to complete.

All quoted rates are inclusive of 12.07% holiday pay.

How do I apply?

To apply call Fran ( on 0114 272 2255 to discuss this position and your experience in more detail. If you want to know about other positions we have available, please get in touch.

At Career Teachers we are fully compliant with Agency Worker Regulations, ensuring you receive equal treatment for pay and conditions after a 12 week qualifying period. Please ask for further details.

All quoted rates are inclusive of 12.07% holiday pay.

Important Notice: In order for you to be successful in applying for the above position you should be eligible to work in the UK, or hold a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and integrity are at the heart of what we do. During the application process you are required to:

– Attend an interview in person;

– Give details for us to complete Reference checks;

– Provide an Enhanced DBS disclosure

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. We have a policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, we encourage you to please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Career Teachers is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients.

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