Job Summary

Reference: 301414110
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Stowmarket
Salary: 16000 - 17500 per annum
Date Posted: 10/18/2016

Job Description


A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Cover Supervisor to work within a cluster of Secondary Schools in MID SUFFOLK, and the surrounding areas. Specifically aimed at graduates wanting to become Secondary school teachers, this work could lead onto you gaining a funded teacher trainee position as we help you to gain experience through short-term and longer-term positions.

JOB TITLE: Cover Supervisors in MID SUFFOLK

START DATE: Immediate


SALARY: 16,000 - 17,500 for Full-Time contracts. 60-70 per day for short-term and longer-term bookings

KEY STAGES: Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4 (KS3 and KS4)

CONTRACT: Temporary and Permanent


If you are looking to apply for Secondary Teacher Training courses and are wanting to gain paid experience to support your applications then working as a Cover Supervisor is exactly the role for you! We are looking for candidates with excellent communication skills, who can work on their own initiative and have at least a 2:2 degree.

Working under the guidance of our client schools' teaching staff, you will support pupils in and out of the classroom. Duties will include the supervision of whole classes during the short term absence of teachers. In addition, the successful candidate will also be expected to undertake administrative duties, provide teaching support and assist with lunchtime duties at the school.

Cover Supervisor should have good communication skills as you will have to liaise with both students and teachers. The school will rely upon you to make sure all work set is completed to a good standard and that any issues that have arisen within the class have been reported back to the safeguarding team at the school.


In recent years, The Education Network has established excellent relationships with Secondary Schools in MID SUFFOLK, who call upon us for their short-term and longer-term staffing needs. We have proven ourselves as an honest, hard-working recruitment agency who listens to the needs of our candidates. The Education Network enjoyed their busiest year to date last year and we are on track for an even busier year this year. As a result, we need to recruit additional candidates who can help us maintain our high standards as demand for cover in our schools increases.

The Secondary Schools that we work alongside are extremely supportive and welcoming to all of our staff. Lesson plans and the school behaviour policies will be given to you upon your arrival to the school. Time permitting; you will be taken on a brief tour of the departments you will be working in that day.


Click 'Apply', upload your CV (including up to date telephone number and email) or call Matt Burgum at The Education Network to discuss the role further. If you wish to look at other roles in MID SUFFOLK, please search for 'The Education Network' to browse through a full-list of opportunities. If you are unable to find the job you are looking for, please give us a call and we would be more than happy to discuss the newest jobs we have available. 01245392580

Due to the expected volume of applications we receive only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.

The Education Network only works within the education sector; therefore we understand the impact our service has on our schools. We believe our candidates should positively contribute to the schools development. We continue to provide an excellent service with a commitment to building long lasting relationships with our candidates.

The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance+ standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.