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Hertford Cover Supervisor

Job Description

Cover Supervisor wanted for an Ofsted-rated 'GOOD' Secondary School in Hertford

Are you passionate about education and making a positive impact on the lives of young people? An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our GOOD secondary school in Hertford as a Cover Supervisor.

About Us:

We are a committed and high-achieving secondary school committed to providing a supportive and engaging learning environment for adolescents aged 11-16. As a Cover Supervisor, you will play a crucial role in maintaining the continuity of education, ensuring that students receive the support they need to thrive academically.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Monitor and regulate student behaviour in the absence of a regular teacher
  • Facilitate the delivery of pre-planned lessons and provide support to students in their learning
  • Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment
  • Collaborate with teaching staff to ensure a smooth transition for students when regular teachers are unavailable


  • Previous experience in a school setting is advantageous, it is not mandatory
  • Demonstrate effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proven ability to effectively manage a classroom and cultivate a positive learning atmosphere
  • Exhibit flexibility and adaptability to work across diverse subject areas and with various year groups


  • Competitive day rates start from £100.00
  • Opportunities for continued professional development and training.
  • A supportive and collaborative working environment.
  • Term-time only contracts for a healthy work-life balance.