Cover Supervisor

  • Job Reference: 00005694-1
  • Date Posted: 30 April 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Oldham, Manchester
  • Salary: £68.39 to £75.00 Per Day
  • Sector: Education, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

COVER SUPERVISOR
KS3 - KS5 
Tameside
£68.39 - £75.00 Per day

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. 

To commence in September 2020  

The role - Cover supervisors are suitably-trained school staff who supervise pupils carrying out pre-prepared exercises when teaching staff are on short-term absence. The cover supervisor’s main job is to manage a classroom, ensuring that students remain on task with the work they have been set.

Duties may include:

supervising work that has been set in accordance with the school policy
managing the behaviour of pupils while they are undertaking this work to ensure a constructive environment
responding to any questions from pupils about process and procedures
dealing with any immediate problems or emergencies according to the school’s policies and procedures
collecting any completed work after the lesson and returning it to the appropriate teacher
reporting back as appropriate using the school’s agreed referral procedures on the behaviour of pupils during the class, and any issues arising
The role should not require any active teaching, marking or planning
Place of work - The role will be to support Secondary Schools and Sixth Form Colleges across the Tameside borough and further afield for those who may be happy to travel. The bookings will vary from ad-hoc daily assignments to permanent work depending on your circumstances.

The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are: 

-You will need to have a minimum of 4-6 weeks of experience within a school environment in order to work with us.

-Qualifications you ideally may hold; Any degree or recognised teaching qualification, or; Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools; Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools; Level 3 Certificate in Cover Supervision of Pupils in Schools (City and Guilds or OCR). 

-Have a genuine desire to become part of a committed team of educational professionals.

-Have a passion for working with young people.

Vision for Education is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service.

About Vision for Education
Vision for Education is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. We are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff. We have branches across the country, and we are part of the world-renowned education company Tes Global.

As a valued employee of Vision for Education, you will receive:

Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house Payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system.
Guaranteed pay scheme (to commence when schools re-open, subject to availability and qualifying criteria).
Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period).
Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers’ Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to.
FREE online EduCare training package worth £390, including 38 accredited safeguarding and duty of care online courses.
Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.
Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.
In light of government guidelines and COVID-19, there have been a few changes to the way we hold our interviews! We are now conducting video interviews to ensure that we can all stay safe but at the same time, to ensure you don't miss out on any future opportunities to find your perfect role.

If you are a Cover Supervisor who can enthuse, motivate and engage students and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you.

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