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Cover Supervisor - Northampton

Job Description

Job Title: Cover Supervisor

Location: Northampton

Start Date: As soon as possible

School: Secondary School

Are you a dedicated and confident individual with experience in education? We are looking for a skilled Cover Supervisor to join our secondary school in Northampton. This is a short-term role where you will play a crucial part in maintaining a positive learning environment for our students.

Job Description:

As a Cover Supervisor, you will be responsible for supervising classes in the absence of the regular teacher. This role is ideal for individuals who have prior experience as a cover supervisor, qualified teacher (FQT), or unqualified teacher. You will have the opportunity to lead classes across various subjects, ensuring that students continue to learn and progress during teacher absences.


The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications and qualities:

  • Prior Experience: Previous experience as a cover supervisor, FQT, or unqualified teacher is essential.

  • Confidence: You should feel confident in managing and leading classes of various subjects, maintaining classroom discipline, and ensuring a positive learning environment.

  • Flexibility: The ability to adapt to different subjects and year groups as needed.

  • Effective Communication: Strong communication skills to engage with students and support their learning.

  • Organisational Skills: Good organisational skills to manage classroom activities and ensure a smooth learning experience.

  • Team Player: Willingness to collaborate with teaching staff and support the school's educational objectives.

Why Join Our School:

  • Supportive Environment: Our school values a collaborative and supportive atmosphere, where every member of staff is encouraged to contribute to the school's success.

  • Long-Term Role: This is a long-term position, providing stability and the opportunity to make a significant impact on the education of our students.

  • Professional Development: We offer opportunities for professional development and growth for our staff.

  • Community Involvement: Banbury is a vibrant community with a rich history, offering a welcoming and friendly environment.

If you have the necessary experience and qualities to excel in this role, we would like to hear from you. Please submit your application, including a CV and cover letter,