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Cover Supervisor (Permanent)

Job Description

Permanent Cover Supervisor

Position: Cover Supervisor
Location: Ofsted Good Non-Selective Secondary School
Start Date: September
Salary: £20,000 - £21,000 (dependent on experience)

About the School: Dunbar Education is delighted to be recruiting on behalf of our client, a well-regarded non-selective secondary school with an Ofsted rating of "Good." This school is known for its supportive environment, excellent facilities, and commitment to student development.

Role Overview: As a Cover Supervisor, you will play a crucial role in maintaining the continuity of education for students during teacher absences. This permanent position is ideal for individuals passionate about education and looking to make a positive impact on young learners.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supervise classes during teacher absences, ensuring students remain engaged and on task.
  • Deliver pre-prepared lessons and maintain a positive classroom environment.
  • Manage student behavior in accordance with the school's policies.
  • Provide feedback to teachers regarding student progress and behavior.
  • Support students with their learning and encourage academic success.


  • Experience working with secondary school students in a similar role is preferred.
  • Strong classroom management skills and the ability to engage students effectively.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • A genuine interest in education and student development.
  • Ability to adapt to different subjects and year groups as required.

Why Join Our Client's School?

  • Opportunity to work in a supportive and collaborative environment.
  • Professional development and training opportunities.
  • Competitive salary based on experience.
  • A chance to make a meaningful difference in students' educational journeys.

Application Process: To apply, please send your CV and a cover letter outlining your experience and suitability for the role in response to the advert!

Join a dedicated team and contribute to the success of a vibrant educational community. We look forward to receiving your application!

Dunbar Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check will be required for the successful candidate.

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