Cover Supervisor Suffolk

Job Title: Cover Supervisor Suffolk
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Ipswich
Salary: £60 - £70 per day
Start Date: 2019-03-20 00:00:00
Reference: 301420447
Contact Name: Daniel Godridge
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 20, 2019 14:52

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a team of enthusiastic Cover Supervisors to work within a cluster of Secondary Schools in the Ipswich district. With a variety of short-term and longer-term placements available, this is an excellent opportunity for the next generation of Secondary Teachers to gain paid work experience.

JOB TITLE: Cover Supervisor
START DATE: Immediate
LOCATION: Ipswich, Suffolk - Easily commutable from Colchester, Clacton, Bury St Edmunds, Saxmundham, Sudbury and Leiston.
SALARY: £11,700 - £13,650 for Full-Time Cover Supervisors. £60-£70 per day for Daily Supply Bookings
KEY STAGES: Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4 (KS3 and KS4)
CONTRACT: Temporary

If you are looking to apply for Teacher Training courses and are looking for paid experience to support your applications then working as a Cover Supervisor is exactly the role for you! The variety and regularity of the work we have available will provide the perfect stepping stone in your future career as a Secondary Teacher. 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. Working across a cluster of Secondary Schools in Suffolk you will be called upon for daily bookings as well as weekly or termly cover.

We are actively working alongside Secondary Schools in Ipswich, Colchester, Clacton, Felixstowe, Sudbury, Leiston and Lowestoft. Our client schools are all extremely supportive to all of the supply teachers who take on short-term or long-term cover and are available to offer support and guidance from the moment you arrive at the school until the end of the school day. The Secondary Schools that we work alongside are extremely supportive and welcoming to all of our Cover Supervisors. 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.

We are looking for individuals with excellent communication skills, who can work on their own initiative and should have a minimum qualification of 5 GCSE's or above. Cover Supervisors should have good communication skills as you will have to liaise between both students and class teachers. The school will rely upon you to make sure all work set is completed to a good standard.

Click 'Apply', upload your CV (including up to date telephone number and email) or call Dan Godridge at Pertemps Education on 01245 950669 or email

Pertemps Education will give our staff £250 for referring a teacher to us. The process is simple and you will be paid once the teacher has completed their first 20 days of employment.

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