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Cover Supervisor - Bushey

Job Description

Job Title: Temporary Day-to-Day Cover Supervisor

Location: Bushey, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom

Position Type: Temporary, Day-to-Day Cover Basis

School Overview: Join our dynamic secondary school community located in Bushey, Hertfordshire. Committed to academic excellence and fostering a supportive learning environment, our school values innovation, collaboration, and dedication to student success. We provide a stimulating and inclusive atmosphere where students are encouraged to reach their full potential.

Job Description: We are seeking a motivated and adaptable Temporary Day-to-Day Cover Supervisor to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing cover supervision in the absence of regular teachers, ensuring that students remain engaged in their learning and follow the provided lesson plans. This role presents an exciting opportunity for individuals passionate about education to make a positive impact on students' academic progress and personal development.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supervise classes across various subjects in the absence of the regular teacher, delivering pre-prepared lesson plans and maintaining a positive learning environment.
  • Manage student behavior effectively, promoting a respectful and orderly atmosphere conducive to learning.
  • Support students' learning and understanding by providing assistance and guidance as needed.
  • Communicate effectively with teaching staff and school leaders, reporting on student progress and any issues observed during cover sessions.
  • Contribute to the school community by participating in extracurricular activities and events as required.


  • Educated to degree level or equivalent.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage and motivate students.
  • Previous experience working with young people in an educational setting is desirable but not essential.
  • Ability to adapt to different subject areas and year groups as needed.
  • Flexibility and resilience to handle the demands of cover supervision in a dynamic school environment.
  • Commitment to upholding the values and ethos of the school.


  • Competitive daily rate.
  • Opportunity to gain valuable experience in the education sector.
  • Supportive working environment with opportunities for professional development.
  • Access to comprehensive training and resources to support professional growth.