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  • Location: Caerphilly
  • Salary: £60 - £70 per day
  • Contract hours: FullTime

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This is a great opportunity for those who have a qualification in the post 16+ sector or any graduates that want to go into the education sector. We can offer you experience in a wide range of settings, which will enable you to further develop your knowledge and experience whilst building upon career goals.

We are currently seeking to recruit Cover supervisors to work in Secondary Schools in and around Caerphilly. The requirements will include covering classes with pupils between the ages of 1115 Years of age. Cover Supervisors were introduced as a way of maintaining Teachers noncontact periods.

Applicants will need to be approachable, reliable and flexible to meet the needs of the schools. You will need to have a strong work ethic as you will be undertaking a wide range of responsibilities within the classroom.

Salary: £60 to £70

Location: Caerphilly

Benefits include:

Quick registration (including online Enhanced DBS check)
Excellent rates of pay
Weekly pay runs
Flexible working hours
Recommend a Friend Scheme
Holiday pay (option to accrue or have it paid on top of your wage)

Working as a Cover Supervisor can be very rewarding but also very demanding. The main job of a Cover Supervisor is to manage a classroom, ensuring that students remain on task with the work they have been set by an absent teacher. As a cover supervisor your role and responsibilities will include: collecting completed work after lesson and returning it to the appropriate teacher.

Role and Responsibilities of a Cover Supervisor:

Covering lessons in the absence of the timetabled teacher
Supervising the delivery of the cover work by effectively communicating the work set to students
Ensuring that the required resources needed in order to effectively deliver the covered lessons are available
Managing the behaviour of pupils whilst they are undertaking set work to ensure a positive learning environment
Responding to any questions from pupils about process and procedures
Dealing with any immediate problems or emergencies in accordance with school policy and procedures
Collecting completed work after lesson and returning it to the appropriate teacher
Reporting back as appropriate, using the schools standard procedures on the behaviour of pupils during the class, and any issues arising.

Qualifications Required

Bachelors Degree
Post Graduate Degree/Certificate in Education
Experience in Lecturing
Honours Degree
Cover Supervisor experience up to 6 months

Skills and Qualities:

Highly adaptable as there is no regular timetable
Be confident, organised, diplomatic
Good classroom management is essential
Patient, flexible, creative with a good sense of humour

You will need to demonstrate that you have:

Experience of working with secondary aged children
The ability to manage groups of children and cope with challenging behaviour.
The ability to build good relationships with children, teachers, parents and carers
A knowledge of the National Curriculum for KS3 and KS4
The ability to work as part of a team
Good reading, writing and numeracy skills

Hit apply today to get your job application underway

At Vetro Recruitment we recognise that exceptional people always know other exceptional people, so why not earn £50 to £250 for referring them to Vetro Recruitment.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients requirements.

At Vetro Recruitment we have over 25 years experience helping people plan their career path, navigate the job market and find their ideal role. We pride ourselves on the service we offer our candidates. We will work alongside you at all stages of the job application process and help you identify, apply for and secure your ideal Job.

Whether you are looking for a permanent or temporary position were here to help.


Vetro Recruitment acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Vetro Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

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