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Cover Supervisor -Northampton - Supply

Job Description

Cover From ASAP - End Of Academic Year

Overview: Dunbar Education is seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic Cover Supervisor to join our team in Northampton. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 6 months of education experience in the UK and a passion for supporting students' learning and development. As a Cover Supervisor, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the continuity of education in the absence of regular teachers, maintaining a positive learning environment, and supporting the overall ethos of the school.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supervise classes during the short-term absence of teachers, ensuring that students remain on task and engaged in learning activities.
  • Deliver pre-prepared lesson plans and resources provided by regular teaching staff.
  • Manage classroom behavior and maintain discipline according to the school's policies and procedures.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment where all students feel supported and encouraged to participate.
  • Provide support to students in their learning, offering assistance and guidance when necessary.
  • Monitor and assess students' progress, providing feedback to regular teaching staff as required.
  • Collaborate with colleagues to ensure the smooth running of the school and contribute to the wider school community.


  • Minimum of 6 months of education experience in the UK, preferably as a Cover Supervisor or similar role.
  • A passion for education and a commitment to supporting students' learning and development.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build positive relationships with students, staff, and parents.
  • Strong classroom management skills, with the ability to maintain discipline and create a supportive learning environment.
  • Flexibility and adaptability, with the ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment and respond to changing circumstances.
  • A proactive and positive attitude, with a willingness to contribute to the wider school community and go above and beyond to support students' success.


  • Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications.
  • Opportunity to gain valuable experience in the education sector and develop your skills as a Cover Supervisor.
  • Supportive working environment with opportunities for professional development and career progression.
  • Access to a range of benefits and resources provided by Dunbar Education.

If you meet the above requirements and are passionate about making a positive impact on students' lives, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your application.