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Cover Supervisor - January Start

Job Description

About Dunbar Education: Dunbar Education is a reputable educational recruitment agency committed to connecting talented educators with rewarding opportunities. We are currently seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic Cover Supervisor for temporary work in a dynamic secondary school setting.

Position Overview: As a Cover Supervisor, you will play a crucial role in maintaining a positive and productive learning environment in the absence of regular teaching staff. This temporary position offers a fantastic opportunity to gain valuable experience in the education sector and contribute to the academic success of secondary school students.


  • Supervise and manage the behavior of students during lessons and ensure a positive learning atmosphere.
  • Deliver pre-prepared lessons in the absence of the regular class teacher.
  • Ensure that the work set by the teacher is completed and that students remain on task.
  • Foster a supportive and inclusive classroom environment.
  • Collaborate with teaching staff and support the school's commitment to academic excellence.


  • Previous experience working in a school setting or with young people is desirable.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to manage a classroom and maintain a positive learning environment.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to cover a range of subjects and year groups.
  • A passion for education and a commitment to the well-being of students.


  • Minimum of a Bachelor's degree in any discipline.
  • Relevant teaching or education-related qualifications are an advantage.

How to Apply: If you are a motivated individual with a passion for education, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV and a cover letter to [provide contact details] by [insert application deadline]. Interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis.


  • Competitive daily rate.
  • Opportunity to gain valuable experience in a school setting.
  • Supportive and inclusive working environment.
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