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Cover Supervisor - Hertford

Job Description

Job Title: Cover Supervisor

Location: Hertford and Surrounding Areas

Type: Day-to-Day, Temporary

About the Role: We are currently seeking a motivated and adaptable Cover Supervisor to join our team in Hertford and the surrounding areas. This role offers the opportunity to provide essential cover when needed in diverse educational settings, including primary and secondary schools. As a Cover Supervisor, you will play a crucial role in maintaining continuity of learning during the absence of regular teaching staff. This position provides flexibility with day-to-day assignments while also offering potential for long-term opportunities within our partner schools.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supervise and manage classroom activities during short-term teacher absences.
  • Deliver pre-prepared lesson plans effectively, ensuring engagement and progression in learning.
  • Uphold school policies and maintain a positive and inclusive learning environment.
  • Address student queries and provide necessary support during cover sessions.
  • Collaborate with teaching staff and senior management to provide feedback on student progress and any issues encountered.


  • Previous experience working in a school environment or with young people is advantageous but not essential.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to manage classroom behavior and maintain discipline effectively.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to work in various educational settings.
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to follow pre-prepared lesson plans.


  • Flexible working hours with day-to-day assignments.
  • Opportunity to gain valuable experience in the education sector.
  • Competitive rates of pay.
  • Potential for long-term placements and career advancement within partner schools.